PBBN


`Duration of the Course : 3 Years

Medium of Instruction :  English

Affiliated to :  Purbanchal University, Biratnagar, Nepal

Eligibility : PCL Nursing (Staff  Nurse) with 2 Years work experience and 2nd Division

Total  no. of  intake in One Academic Year : 40

 

The Post Basic Bachelor in Nursing (PBBN) program aims to prepare professional nurse health specialists either in Midwifery, Hospital or Community nursing sectors with the utmost technical, academicals and managerial competence in respective field of specialization. Such specialists are needed in various governmental or non-governmental health agencies, communities, hospitals, schools and academic institutions.

 

Objectives of the Program

The general objective of the PBBN program is to produce competent graduates with advanced knowledge positive attitude and practical skills necessary to deliver high quality health services needed for the country. Specifically, the program entails the following general objectives:

  • Provide advanced knowledge and practical skills in nursing science covering Primary Health Care for nursing graduates.
  • Develop skills in measurement, design, analysis and evaluation for applied nursing sciences, health system research and management.
  • Equity nursing specialists with communication and group organization skills for promoting community participation in health and development activities ultimately leading to the individual and community self-reliance in health services and improvement in health status.
  • Enable nursing health professionals to deal with the existing realities in health management issues, concerns and problems.
  • Foster positive attitudes of health professionals to encourage them for providing more accessible, equitable nursing services for di9sadvantaged groups and communities.
  • Develop the leadership capabilities of nursing professionals in the management of nursing services at various levels health programs.
  • Enhance the vocational competence of nursing professionals through advanced education in health strategies, health promotion and health programming.
  • Strengthen educational capabilities of nursing professionals to deal with teaching learning process at various academic institutions.

 

ADMISSION CRITERIA:

 

  • PCL Nursing (Staff  Nurse) with 2 Years work experience and 2nd Division
  • Physically and mentally fit
  • Must Pass the Entrance Examination conducted by Purbanchal University with at least 50% marks

 

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION:

  • Photocopy of Mark-Sheets and Character Certificate of SLC and PCL Nursing
  • Photocopy of Migration and Provisional Certificate of PCL Nursing
  • Photocopy of Citizenship Certificate
  • Six Copies of PP size Photographs
  • Duly filled admission Form

 

OVERVIEW OF POST BASIC BACHELOR OF NURSING (PBBN) COURSE

FIRST YEAR

S.N.

Course Code

 

Subjects

 

Theory

 

Practical

Hours

Marks

Hours

Marks

Total

1

PBN  101

Anatomy and Physiology (T)

100 (6)

100

 

 

 

2

PBN  102

Pharmacology (T)

50(3)

50

 

 

 

3

PBN  103

Pathophysiology (T)

50(3)

50

 

 

 

4

PBN  104

Microbiology/Para cytology/Virology (T)

50(3)

50

 

 

 

5

PBN  105

Biochemistry (T)

50(3)

50

 

 

 

6

PBN  106

Nutrition and Dietetics (T)

50(3)

50

 

 

 

 

PBN  107

Basic Science/Nutrition (Practicum)

 

180 – 5 wks (5)

100

 

 

7

PBN  108

Medical Surgical Nursing – I (T)

100 (6)

100

 

 

 

8

PBN  109

Medical Surgical Nursing – I (P)

 

360-10 wks (11)

100

 

 

9

PBN  110

Theories and Principles of Nursing (T)

100 (6)

100

 

 

 

10

PBN  111

Child Health Nursing (T)

100 (6)

100

 

 

 

11

PBN  112

Child Health Nursing (P)

 

168 – 4 wks (5)

100

 

 

12

PBN  113

Behavioral Science

50

50

 

 

 

13

 

Professional English

50

50 (IA)

 

 

 

 

 

 

750-18 wks (39)

750

708/19/(21)

300

1458

 

 

SECOND YEAR

S.N.

Course Code

 

Subjects

 

Theory

 

Practical

Hours

Marks

Hours

Marks

Total

1

PBN  201

Midwifery – I (T)

100 (6)

100

 

 

 

2

PBN  202

Midwifery – I (P)

 

 

252-7 wks (8)

100

 

3

PBN  203

Community Health Nursing -I (T)

100 (6)

100

 

 

 

4

PBN  204

Community Health Nursing -I (P)

 

 

252-7 wks (8)

100

 

5

PBN  205

Psychiatric Nursing – I (T)

50 (3)

50

 

 

 

6

PBN  206

Psychiatric Nursing – I (P)

 

 

144-4 wks (5)

50

 

7

PBN  207

Educational Science (T)

100 (6)

100

 

 

 

8

PBN  208

Educational Science (P

 

 

252-7 wks (8)

100

 

9

PBN  209

Epidemilogy (T)

50 (3)

50

 

 

 

10

PBN  210

Gerontology and Geriatric Nursing (T)

50 (3)

50

 

 

 

11

PBN  211

Geriatric Nursing (P)

 

 

72-2 wks (2)

50

 

12

 

Applied Computer Technology (T+P)

50

50

 

 

 

  13

 

 

500 (27)

500

972-27/ wks (31)

400

1472

 

THIRD YEAR

S.N.

Course Code

 

Subjects

 

Theory

 

Practical

Hours

Marks

Hours

Marks

Total

1

PBN 301

Leadership and Management (T)

100 (6)

100

 

 

 

2

PBN  302

Leadership and Management (P)

 

 

252-7 wks (8)

100

 

3

PBN  303

Research Methodology and Biostatistics (T)

100 (6)

100

 

 

 

4

PBN  304

Research Methodology and Biostatistics (P)

 

 

324-9 wks (10)

100

 

5

PBN  305

Oncology Nursing (T)

50 (3)

50

 

 

 

6

PBN  306

Oncology Nursing (P)

 

 

72-2 wks (2)

50

 

7

PBN  307

Elective Subject

a - Community Health Nsg. - II

b - Midwifery - II

     and Gynaecology Nursing

c - Medical Surgical Nursing – II

d – Psychiatric Nursing - II

150 (9)

150

 

 

 

8

PBN  308

Elective Subject Practicum

 

 

432-12 wks (14)

150

 

 

 

 

400 (24)

400

1080-30 wks (34)

400

1480

 

CLINICAL PRACTICE AREA: FIRST YEAR

HOSPITALS:

  • General Hospital
  • Children Hospital
  • Maternity Hospital

 

COMMUNITY FIELD:

  • FP/MCH Clinic
  • Maternity Hospital

 

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION:

  • PCL Level Nursing Campuses

 

LABORATORIES:

  • Basic Laboratories
  • Nutrition Laboratories

 

CLINICAL PRACTICE AREA: SECOND YEAR

HOSPITALS:

  • Maternity Hospital
  • Mental Hospital
  • Children Hospital

 

COMMUNITY:

  • Regional Health Directorate
  • District Health Office
  • Selected Community either from Primary Health Care Centre (PHCC)/Health Post/Sub Health Post

 

LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT:

  • District Public Health Office (DPHO)
  • Central Level to primary level
  • Selected GOs and NGos