Postgraduate Programmes

Bachelor of Nursing Honours

CHS – NURSH 1 Eligibility: Bachelor of Nursing Honours

A candidate is eligible to apply for selection to register for the qualification Bachelor of Nursing Honours provided they have;

  1. a) an undergraduate qualification in Nursing, with
  2. b) at least two modules in two or more of the following: Psychology, Sociology, Social Anthropology, Industrial Sociology.

CHS – NURSH 2 Curriculum for the Bachelor of Nursing Honours

The curriculum for the qualification Bachelor of Nursing Honours, comprising modules with a total credit value of 128 credits as approved by the School, shall extend over two semesters of full-time study.

 

Curriculum for Bachelor of Nursing Honours(BN-HON)

CodeName of ModuleCreditsSem
NURS708Nursing Research161
NURS701Philosophy of Nursing162
NURS703Research Project320
And choose modules for 64 credits from:
NURS710Nursing Management 1321
NURS700Nursing Management 2322
NURS704Nursing Education 1321
NURS709Nursing Education 2322
NURS712Psychiatric Nursing321
NURS707Specialised Nursing162
 Approved postgraduate module from other school16 

 

Master of Nursing

CHS – NURSM 1 Eligibility: Master of Nursing by research or course-work

Candidates are eligible to apply for selection to register for the qualification Master of Nursing provided they have a;

  1. a) Bachelor of Nursing, or
  2. b) Bachelor of Nursing Honours.

CHS – NURSM 2 Curriculum for the Master of Nursing by Research or Course-work

  1. a) The curriculum for the qualification Master of Nursing, offered by research or course-work, shall comprise a total of 192 credits.
  2. b) A student proceeding with a research masters shall register for a research project.
  3. c) A student proceeding with the course-work masters shall register for credits, as approved by the School, including a School research module (16 credits)

 

 Master of Nursing by Research

Curriculum for Master of Nursing (Research)(M-NUR)
CodeModule name
NURS82FMasters research in Nursing
NURS8CY Masters research in Nursing continuing
NURS82YMasters research in Nursing subsequent year

Master of Nursing by Coursework

Curriculum for Master of Nursing
Master in Nursing in Critical Care and Trauma (MN-TCC)
CodeName of ModuleCredits
Core Modules
NURS822Advanced Practice Nurse Role16
NURS860Research Project96
NURS861Research Project subsequent year96
NURS831Nursing Research and Nursing Research Methods16

 

Core Specialist Modules

NURS802Applied Critical Care Nursing16
NURS815Essentials of Critical Care Nursing16
NURS825Trauma Nursing and Life Support16
1 Module from the following  Elective Modules
NURS816Qualitative Research16
NURS 817Family Therapy16

 

Master in Nursing in Mental Health Nursing ((MN-MHL)

CodeName of ModuleCredits
Core Modules
NURS822Advanced Practice Nurse Role16
NURS860Research Project96
NURS861Research Project d subsequent year96
NURS831Nursing Research and Nursing Research Methods16

 

Core Specialist Modules

NURS803Advanced mental health nursing skills16
NURS809Current issues in mental health care16
NURS817Family Collaboration and Support in Health Care Settings16
NURS835Psychosocial Rehabilitation16

 

Master in Nursing in Nursing Education (MN-EDU)

CodeName of ModuleCredits
Core Modules
NURS860Research Project96
NURS861Research Project subsequent year96
NURS831Nursing Research and Nursing Research Methods16

 

Core Specialist Modules

NURS805Community and  Problem-Based Education16
NURS811Education Administration16
NURS823Progressive Educ for Health Professionals 124
NURS824Progressive Educ for Health Professionals 224

 

Master in Nursing in Nursing Research (MN-RN)

CodeName of ModuleCredits
Core Modules
NURS822Advanced Practice Nurse Role16
NURS860Research Project96
NURS861Research Project subsequent year96
NURS831Nursing Research and Nursing Research Methods16

 

Core Specialist Modules

NURS816Qualitative Research16
PBHL8J1M1Health measurement – descriptive16
PBHL8J1M2Health measurement -analytic16
1 Module from the following  Elective Modules
NURS837Evidence Based Nursing Practice16
NURSRoles and Responsibilities of a Nurse Researcher16

 

Master in Nursing in Health Service Management (MN-CW)

CodeName of ModuleCredits
Core Modules
NURS822Advanced Practice Nurse Role16
NURS860Research Project96
NURS861Research Project subsequent year96
NURS831Nursing Research and Nursing Research Methods16

 

Core Specialist Modules

NURS807Comparative Health Systems16
NURS808Evaluation of Health Care Systems16
NURS832Human Resources Management for Nurse Managers16
NURS829Health Services Management Issues for African Nurse Managers16

 

Master in Nursing in Community Health Nursing  ((MN-CMH)

CodeName of ModuleCredits
Core Modules
NURS822Advanced Practice Nurse Role16
NURS860Research Project96
NURS861Research Project subsequent year96
NURS831Nursing Research and Nursing Research Methods16

 

Core Specialist Modules

NURS806Current and Emerging issues in Community Health Nursing16
NURS820Advanced Community Health Promotion16
NURS808Evaluation of Health Care Systems16

 

1 Module from the following Elective Modules

PBHL8JM1Health Measurement – descriptive16
NURS807Comparative Health Systems16

 

Master in Nursing in Advanced Midwifery & Maternal, Child and  Women’s Health  (MN-MCH)

CodeName of ModuleCredits

 

Core Modules

NURS822Advanced Practice Nurse Role16
NURS860Research Project96
NURS861Research Project subsequent year96

 

Core Specialist Modules

NURS810Advanced Midwifery  and Neonatal Nursing32
NURS804Child and Adolescent Health16
NURS827Women’s Health16
Master in Nursing in Gerontological Nursing (MN-CW)
CodeName of ModuleCredits

 

Core Modules

NURS822Advanced Practice Nurse Role16
 
 

Nursing

CHS – NURD 1 Eligibility for Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing

Candidates are eligible to apply for selection to register for the qualification of Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing provided they have obtained a relevant Masters degree or a professional qualification deemed appropriate by the School.

Curriculum for Doctor of Philosophy – Nursing(PHD-NR)
      CodeName of Module
NURS91YPhD Nursing year 1
NURS92YPhD Nursing subsequent year
NURS9CYPhD Nursing continuing