DIPLOMA IN CRITICAL CARE NURSING

About This Programme:

The Diploma in Critical Care Nursing is a continuing nursing education programme of one year for in-service
nurses (RNRM) having 2 theory and 2 practical courses, comprising 32 credits (12 credits in theory and 20
credits in practical).

Eligibility:

Registered Nurse (RN) and (RNRM) at all levels (GNM/BSCN/ or above)

Total Fees:

Rs.5,300/- for full programme.

Duration:

Minimum 1 years and Maximum 3 years; offered in both January and July cycle of admission.

Medium of Instruction:

English

Programme Co-ordinator(s):

Prof. Pity Koul, Ms. Rohini Sharma,

dccn@ignou.ac.in, Ph. 011-29572815

Syllabus

Theory:

  • BNS 31 – Concept and Principles in Critical Care Nursing
  • BNS 32 – Nursing Management in Critical Care Conditions

Practical:

  • BNSL 33 – Clinical Nursing Practice in Critical Care-I
  • BNSL 34 – Clinical Nursing Practice in Critical Care-II