Obstetric and Gynecologic Nursing

NURS302 – Obstetric and Gynecological Nursing

Programme on which the course is given: Bachelor of Nursing.
Department offering the programme: Nursing Department.
Department offering the course: Nursing Department.
Level number/Semester: Spring

A-    Basic Information

Title: Obstetric and Gynecological Nursing.        
Code: NURS302.
Credit Hours: 5.                                      
Lecture/week: 5 hours.
Tutorial/week: N.A.                          
Practical/Clinical/week:  6 hours/week.  
Prerequisites: NURS202 – Medical Surgical Nursing III               
Duration (No. of weeks): 14 weeks.                           
Names of Lecturers Delivering the course:    

B- Professional Information

Overall Aims of Course
The course focuses on providing the students with the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes that enable them to provide quality nursing care for women during maternity cycle as well as those who suffer from gynecological problems and those who seek family planning services.

Teaching and Learning Methods
Role play.
Reading assignment.
Case study.
Demonstration and re-demonstration.     
4.6- Clinical conferences .         

List of References
•    Obstetric and maternity Nursing.
•    Gynecologic and family planning.
•    Procedure manual.
•    Ricci,Susan Scott, Essential of newborn of Maternity newborn and women’s health nursing Lippincott Williams & Wilkins ,Philadelphia 2007.
•    Pilletteri,adele, Maternal& child Health Nursing Care of the childbearing &childrearing Family ,Lippincott Williams & Wilkins ,Philadelphia ,5th ed. 2007.