M.Sc. is a Master level Post graduation course and the specialization of Paediatric Nursing is related to the child health nursing or we can say that it is related to the nursing and care for children, infants and adolescents. These candidates learn about how to play a supporting role for young patients and their families and explaining the patient’s condition, treatment details and providing emotional support when ever it is required.
A Bachelor’s degree with Science subject is required for this course. The minimum qualifying marks should be 50% as an aggregate but candidates are advised to check the same before submitting their application form.
For admission, interest candidates need to submit the application form duly filled before last date. It must be enclosed with all other required documents. Many institutes offer direct admissions whereas some reputed institutes conduct their entrance tests to short list the candidates for admissions.
The duration for this course is 2 years/ 4 semesters.
Further Study options
After completion of this course, candidates are eligible to get a good job but still if a candidate wants to pursue higher studies, he or she can go for M.Phil is Nursing and then PhD in Nursing. These are research based course with better job aspects.
Other related Diploma and Post Graduate Diploma courses are also available and they can pursue A.N.M. Nursing, D.N.A., CVT Nursing, Diploma in Health Assistant, etc.
The course has very vast syllabus which includes all the topics from Introduction till technical details. In includes historical development of the field of Paediatric and Nursing, Trends of this field, Ethical and cultural issues, etc.
Candidates learn about how to do assessment of Paediatric clients, taking their history, conducting developmental assessment, physical assessment, family assessment, etc.
The course teaches about each and every case separately like for Hospitalized child, pre-natal Paediatric care, fetal development, growth and development of children after birth, etc.
Theoretical topics like Principle of Growth and development, behavioral Paediatric, parent child relationship, developmental tasks for kids, special needs of Infancy and adolescent stages and many more.
These candidates are suitable for working in Nurse Managed clinics, school based clinics, clinical research sector, specialty practice centers, Migrant clinics, Rural Health clinics, etc.
They can become Nurse, Nursing super visor, Nursing educator, etc as per their interest and skills.
M.Sc Paediatric Nursing Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year
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