Nurses are increasingly being a key resource in health reform strategies. They need to be educated and trained to meet the challenges posed by the new emphasis on health promotion and disease prevention, community development, multidisciplinary team working and the provision of health service closer to were people live and work. The curriculum of nursing diploma workshop was launched to revise and endorse the curriculum. Participants from 5 nursing college attended the workshop.
WHO/EMRO has fully participated in implementation and development of the curriculum.
TEACHING AND LEARNING STRATEGY
The curriculum is based on the competencies needed from graduates.
It allows for students maximum self learning (student centered).
It is based on holistic nursing approach and problem solving methods and emphasizes practical training. Degree: four academic years
Diploma : three academic years