Course Title-Health promotion

Course code-NHP111

Course description:

The course is designed to assist the students to acquire an understanding of the importance of nutrition in health and sickness, Promote nutrition of an individual, family and community. Explain principles of hygiene and its effect on health, Describe hygiene for self and individuals, Describe importance of environmental sanitation and waste management, Promote mental health of individual, family and community to improve the quality of nursing practice.

Course objectives

•      This course in Health Promotion is framed to help the students learn the concepts of understand

•      The importance of nutrition in health and sickness.

•      Promote nutrition of an individual, family and community.

•      Explain principal of hygiene and its effect on health.

•      Describe hygiene for self and individuals.

•      Describe importance of environmental sanitation and waste management.

•      Promote mental health of individual ,family and community

Learning outcomes

•      Developed nursing skill especially in nursing profession.

•      Developed Identify the ethical considerations associated with planning, implementing, and evaluating health programs.

•      Improve Demonstrate an overarching understanding of research in the nursing field.

Create the job opportunity in the healthcare industry as registrar nurse

Course structure

•      Basic knowledge regarding nutrition

•      Introduction regarding human body and hygiene

•      Concept regarding the environmental sanitation

•      Basic Concept regarding the mental health

Assessment

·         Internal marks-25%

                               - Activity participation -5%

                              -Base of performance on practical field-5%

                             -1st internal examination -7.5%

                             -2nd internal examination -7.5%

·         Nursing council final examination-75%

References:

Health promotion S S  Randhaya, R.K Gupta

Community Health Nursing K park