Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Nursing Education

The degree programme shall be offered over a period of three years full time study

Admission Requirements

To be eligible for admission a candidate must:

  • Have at least 5 O’Levels including English Language and a Science subject with grade C or better (A’ Level passes in Science subjects are an added advantage)
  • Have a Diploma in General Nursing
  • Be registered with the Nurses Council of Zimbabwe and hold a current Practising certificate or equivalent.
  • Have at least 4 years post qualification working experience.
  • A post basic Diploma registered by the Nurses Council of Zimbabwe or equivalent will be an added advantage.

Structure of the Programme

Part I
Code               Description
NE 101            Biophysics
NE 102            Biochemistry
NE 103            Human Physiology I
NE 104            Human Anatomy I
NE 105            Sociology of Health
NE 106            Psychology of Health
NE 107            Medical/Surgical Nursing I
NE 108            Microbiology & Parasitology
NE 109            Nurse Education I      
CS 101            Introduction to Computer Science
HS 101            HIV/AIDS Education
PC 108            Citizenship Education and conflict transformation                                                          

Part II
Code               Description
NE 201            Clinical Teaching       
NE 202            Research Methods in Nursing
NE 203            Human Physiology II
NE 204            Human Anatomy II
NE 205            Medical/Surgical Nursing II  
NE 206            Mother and Child Health Nursing     
NE 207            Psychiatry (Mental Health Nursing)
NE 208            Professionalism          
NE 209            Pharmacology in Nursing       
NE 210            Community Health Nursing
NE 211            Nurse Education II
NE 212            Biostatistics and Epidemiology         

Part III
Code              Description
NE 301            Teaching Practice       
NE 302            Research Project        
PC 301            Curriculum Design, Implementation-    And Evaluation       
NE 303            Palliative Care
NE 304            Nursing Management
NE 305            Health Planning         
ESP 405          Occupational Health Safety