HISTORICAL BACKGROUND Institut Supérieur Pédagogique de Gitwe(ISPG) has been established by Adventist Parents Association inhabiting sectors neighbouring Gitwe. These sectors are Bweramana, Ntenyo, Kabagali, Kinihira of Ruhango District, in the Southern Province.
The main objectives of ISPG are: To develop an educative system allowing students to learn and transmit efficiently their knowledge; To develop inter-university cooperation in terms of education and scientific research at national and international levels; To offer an education which favours equilibrium of the physical potential, mental, spiritual and social development of the student; To promote competitive education of students considering the needs of Rwanda and beyond. To interact with and respond to the needs of the community, the nation and beyond, through innovative programs, research and service provision.
NURSING SCIENCE FACULTY
YEAR 1 MODULEUNITSCREDIT TOTAL CREDIT SEMESTER I Psychology 1. General Psychology Development psychology3 3. Sociology4 Communication skills I 1. French English5 Information and technology 1. ICT Introduction to documentation5 Chemistry 1. Chemistry Bio-Chemistry5 Anatomy, Histology and Physiology 1. Anatomy and Histology Physiology5 General Nursing Care 20 Semester II Pharmacology 10 Practical Skills(Clinical placement)Practical Skills48 Semiology and Medical Pathology 1. Urology Cardiology3 3. Medical Semiology4 Public health 1. Public health I public health II5 Microbiology 1.Parasitology&Microbiology Lab Clerkship2 3.Heamatology3 Total Credit 158
YEAR 2 MODULEUNITSCREDIT TOTAL CREDIT SEMESTER I Ethics 1. Rwanda Ethics Proff Deontology 3 Medical Nursing care 1. Internal medecine nursing care Surgical nursing care 5 3. Midwifery 5 semiology and medical pathology 1. Endocrinology Gastro-Enterology 3 3.Pneumology 2 4. Neurology 2 Surgical pathology 1.Surgical Pathology 410 &Emergency 2.Anesthesiology&Resuscitation 4 3.Kinesitherapy 2 Obstetrics & Gynecology 1. Obstetric Gynecology 4 Parasitical and Infectious pathology 1. Infectious pathology Pediatric 5 Second semester Communication skills II 1.French 2. English Clinical placement 1.Clinical placement 64 Total Credit 134
YEAR 3 MODULEUNITSCREDIT CONTACT HRS Communication skills III Advanced English 5 30 Accounting 3 15 Biostatistics 1.Statistcs QA 3 3.Research methodology 3 Medical psychology 1.Medical psychology Psychiatry 2 Medical Pathology III 1.Ophtalmology ENT 3 3.Dermatology 2 4.Stomatology 3 Nursing care in Specialities Ophtalmology 2 10 ENT 2 Pediatric nurs 3 Operating room nurs 3 Second Semester Clinical placement64 Dissertation5 5 Total Credit 149
YEAR IV MODULEUNITSCREDIT Biophysics and Medical Imaging biophysics 15 Medical Imaging Leadership and Management Leadership &management 10 Community health & HIV Community health 15 HIV Advanced Nursing care Review of fundamentals of Nursing 15 Nursing Process Nursing theories Nursing research Practical Skills IV 64 Project work 10 Total credit 129