Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Trauma and Orthopaedic
SANJAY GANDHI COLLEGE OF NURSING
The Course of Study (B.Sc Nursing)

The course of study leading to Bachelor of Nursing (Basic) degree comprises of 4 1/2 year. A candidate shall undergo the course of instruction on the following subjects:

First Year (Bachelor of Nursing)

Subject Theory Hours Practical Hours
English 60    
Anatomy 60    
Physiology 60    
Nutrition 60    
Bio-Chemistry 30    
Nursing Foundations 265+200 450  
Psychology 60    
Microbiology 60    
Introduction to Computers 45    
Kannada 30    
Library work/Self Study     50
Co-Curricular Activities     50
Total 930 450 100
Total Hours = 1480 Hrs.

Second Year (Bachelor of Nursing)

Subject Theory Hours Practical Clinical Hours Hours
Sociology 60    
Pharmacology 45    
Pathology 30    
Genetics 15    
Medical-Surgical Nursing
(Adult including geriatrics)
210 720  
Community Health Nursing 90 135  
Communication and 
Educational Technology
60+30    
Library work / Self Study     50
Co-Curricular activities     35
Total 540 855 85
Total Hours = 1480 Hrs.

Third Year (Bachelor of Nursing)

Subject Theory Hours Practical Hours Hours
Medical-Surgical Nursing
(Adult including geriatrics) - II
120 270  
Child Health Nursing 90 270  
Mental Health Nursing 90 270  
Midwifery and Obstetrical Nursing 90 180  
Library work/Self Study     50
Co-Curricular activities     50
Total 390 990 100
Total Hours = 1480 Hrs.

Fourth Year (Bachelor of Nursing)

Subject Theory Hours Practical 1 Hours
Midwifery and Obstetrical Nursing Nil 180
Community Health Nursing- II 90 135
Nursing Research & Statistics 45 *Project
Management of Nursing
Services and Education
60+30  
Total 225 315
Total Hours = 540 Hrs.

Fifth Year (Bachelor of Nursing)

Subject Practical (in Hours) In Weeks
Midwifery and Obstetrical Nursing 240 5
Community Health Nursing- II 195 4
Medical-Surgical Nursing
(Adult and geriatric)
430 9
Child Health 145 3
Mental Health 95 2
Research Project 45 1
Total Hours 1150 24