Midwifery

Midwifery B.Sc. program is originated in response to the need of the country which is community oriented, competent as well as gender sensitive.

The need of midwife’s in the health care system is cannot keep up with the demand for them; Thus we train our students to graduate level via our syllabus to not only teach them theory but also prepare them in practical field work. Focusing on the need of generic leaders, the goal of the program is to provide a positive and supportive learning environment, preparing the professional midwives in the art and science of midwifery, meeting the social need for safe and competent midwives.

Objectives of the program

  • On successful completion of the program, the qualified midwives will be able to:
  • Have the necessary knowledge from social sciences, public health and ethics that form the basis of high quality, culturally relevant as well as appropriate care for women, newborns and families;
  • Enhance professional midwives that expertise the application of knowledge, attitude and skills
  • Enable midwives to pursue actively the promotion of high quality, cost effective &efficient service for women &their families.
  • Utilize effective relevant research to guide, inform, underpin practice & participate in the research process.
  • To collaborate with agencies and other health care professionals for the benefit of women and their families
  • Enhance the standard of education and practices that are related to midwives
  • Train other health professional and auxiliary workers in their field of study
  • Assess common child hood illnesses and manage in the context of IMNCI
  • Enable learners to assess growth and development , nutritional and psychosocial needs of children at different age and manage accordingly
  • Enable to demonstrate leadership qualities and decision making abilities in various situations
  • Demonstrate skills in teaching , managing, interpersonal relations and communication
  • Enable learners to diagnose, manage and treat mothers based on obstetric technology
  • Enable to engage in prevention, supportive and care provision activities of HIV/AIDS
  • Enable to Provide counseling on FP , infant feeding and other related services
  • Practice standard infection prevention techniques

List of Courses Offered

No Of Courses
 Course Code
 Course Title
 Credit Hrs
 1  FLEN2107 Sophomore English
 3
 2  SOSA2103 Introduction to Sociology & Anthropology
 3
 3  ANAT2201  Human Anatomy I
 4
 4  ANAT2202  Human Anatomy II
 2
 5  PHYL2203  Physiology I
 4
 6  PHYL2204  Physiology II
 2
 7  CPSY2109  Counseling Psychology
 2
 8  GYPS2105  General Psychology
 3
 9  EMBR2208  Embroyology  2
 10  NURS2304  First Aid & Accident Prevention
 2
 11  PATH3305  Pathophysiology  3
 12  NURS2302  Fundamental of Nursing
 4
 13  BCHEM2206  Biochemistry  3
 14  MICRO2306  Microbiology  3
 15  COMH3406  Nutrition  2
 16  NURS3307  Medical Ethics
 2
 17  NURS3301  Operating Room Technique & Principles of Anesthesia
 2
 18  NURS3502  Medical Surgical Nurisng
 4
 19  NURS3501  Health Assessment & Physical Diagnosis
 3
 20  NURS3504  Medical Surgical Nursing Practicum
 2
 21  MIDW3506  Obstetrics I
 4
 22  MIDW4521  Radiology  2
 23  CEED2101  Civics & Ethical Education
 3
 24  PHARM3303  Pharmacology
 4
 25  MIDW4505  Obstetrics II
 4
 26  MIDW4511  Neonatolgy  2
 27  MID3508  Obstetrics I Practicum
 3
 28  COMH4702  Research Methodology
 1
 29  MIDW5525  Neonatology & Pediatrics Practicum
 2
 30  COMH3404 Health Education 
 2
 31  MIDW4513  Pediatrics  4
 32  MIDW4507  Obstetrics II Practicum
 3
 33  COMH3401  Environmental Health
 2
 34  MIDW4510  Gynecology  4
 35  MIDW4514  Obstetrics III
 2
 36  MIDW5523  Gynecology Practicum
 4
 37  MIDW4512  Obstetrics III Practicum
 2
 38  CIMH3402  Communicable Disease Control
 3
 39  CIMP2102  Computer Science & Application
 3
 40  COMH4405  Reproductive Health
 3
 41  COMH4407  Epidemiology  3
 42  COMH3409  Biostatistics  3
 43  COMH5515  Psychiatric Nursing
 3
 44  COMH5517  Psychiatric Nursing Practicum
 1
 45  COMH4408  Health Service Management
 3
 46  COMH4602  Teaching Methodology & Curriculum Development
 3
 47  PARA2308  Parasitology  2
 48  COMH5413  TTP  4
 49  COMH5701  Student Research Project
 2
 50  MIDW5403  Professional Practice
 8
 51  MIDW4509  Family Planning
 3
     

     Total Credit Hours
171