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OUTLINE PROGRAMME PROPOSAL (OPP) FOR BSc. PUBLIC HEALTH SCIENCE

 

200 LEVEL FIRST SEMESTER

PROGRAMME

BSc. PUBLIC 

HEALTH SCIENCE

 

 

 

 

S/N

 

COURSE CODE

 

COURSE TITLE

 

UNIT

 

STATUS

 

OTHER PROGRAMMES OFFERING THE COURSE

1

GST 101

Use of English and Communication skills I

2

Compulsory

 

2

CHM 101       

Introduction to Inorganic Chemistry

2

Compulsory

 

3

GST 103

Computer Fundamentals

2

Compulsory

 

4

GST104

Use of Library

2

Compulsory

 

5

GST 107

The Good Study Guide

2

Compulsory

 

6

MTH 101

Elementary Mathematics 1

3

Compulsory

 

7

PHY 103   

Geometric and Wave Optics

2

Compulsory

 

8

NSC 205

Anatomy

3

Compulsory

 

9

GST 201

Nigerian Peoples and Cultures

2

Compulsory

 

10

PHS 203

Introduction to Public Health Science

3

Compulsory

 

11

PHS 217

General Microbiology

3

Compulsory

 

12

PED 221

Developmental Psychology

2

Compulsory

 

 

 

Total Credit Unit

26

 

 

 

 

200 LEVEL SECOND SEMESTER

 

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

UNIT

STATUS

OTHER PROGRAMMES OFFERING THE COURSE

1

GST 102

Use of English and Communication skills II

2

Compulsory

 

2

GST 202

Fundamentals of Peace Studies & Conflict Resolutions

2

Compulsory

 

3

BIO 102

General Biology II

2

Compulsory

 

4

PHS 202

Nutrition in Health and Disease

3

Compulsory

 

5

NSC 207

Medical Biochemistry

3

Compulsory

 

6

PHS 204

Introduction to Sociology

3

Compulsory

 

7

NSC 203

Human Physiology I

4

Compulsory

 

8

PHS 210

Introduction to Biostatistics

3

Compulsory

 

 

 

Total Credit Units

22

 

 

 

 

 

300 LEVEL -   FIRST SEMESTER

 

S/N

 

COURSE CODE

 

COURSE TITLE

 

UNIT

 

STATUS

 

1

GST 203

Introduction to Philosophy and Logic

2

Compulsory

 

2

PHS 301

Health Management Information Systems

3

Compulsory

 

3

PHS 303

Introduction to Clinical Laboratory Techniques

2

Elective

 

4

PHS 305

Seminars in Public Health

2

Compulsory

 

5

PHS 311

Child Health

3

Compulsory

 

6

EHS 315

International Port Health Services

3

Compulsory

 

7

EHS 319

Introduction to Demography

3

Compulsory

 

 

 

Total Credit Units

18

 

 

 

 

 

300 LEVEL -   SECOND SEMESTER

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

UNIT

STATUS

 

1

GST 302

Business Creation and Growth

2

Compulsory

 

2

EHS 204

Environmental Health

2

Compulsory

 

3

NSC 301

Human Behaviour in Health and Illness

2

Compulsory

 

4

PHS 302

Organization of School Health

3

Compulsory

 

5

PHS 308

Health  Management I & II

3

Compulsory

 

6

PHS 312

Oral Health Care

2

Elective

 

7

PHS 318

Principles of Epidemiology

3

Compulsory

 

8

PHS 322

Community Mobilization and Participation

3

Compulsory

 

9

PHS 326

Public Health Practical I (Field Work)

3

Compulsory

 

 

 

Total Credit Units

23

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

400 LEVEL FIRST SEMESTER

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

UNIT

STATUS

 

1

NSC 303

Concept and Strategy in Public Community Health (Primary Health Care 1)

3

Compulsory

 

2

PHS 401

Community Reproductive and Adolescent Health

3

Compulsory

 

3

PHS 403

Accident and Emergency

2

Elective

 

4

NSC 407

Introduction to Health Economics

2

Compulsory

 

6

EHS 409

Sewage & Waste Water management

2

Compulsory

 

7

EHS 303

General Parasitology

3

Compulsory

 

8

NSC 411

Research Methods and seminar writing

3

Compulsory

 

 

 

Total Credit Units

18

 

 

 

 

 

 

400 LEVEL SECOND SEMESTER

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

UNIT

STATUS

 

1

NSC 204

Human Physiology II

4

Compulsory

 

2

PHS 402

Introduction to Public Health Laws

2

Compulsory

 

3

PHS 404

Occupational Health & Safety

3

Compulsory

 

4

PHS 426

Essential Drugs and Public Health Pharmacology

3

Compulsory

 

5

PHS 430

Community Health Practical II (Field Work)

3

Compulsory

 

 

 

Total Credit Units

15

 

 

 

 

500 LEVEL FIRST SEMESTER

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

UNIT

STATUS

 

1

PHS 505

Community Mental Health

3

Compulsory

 

2

PHS 507

Outreach and Mobile Health Services

2

Elective

 

3

NSC 509

Gerontology

2

Elective

 

4

PHS 511

Applied Epidemiology (Communicable & Non-Communicable Diseases)

3

Compulsory

 

5

PHS 599

Research Project

5

Compulsory

 

 

 

Total Credit Units

15

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

500 LEVEL     SECOND SEMESTER

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

UNIT

STATUS

 

1

PHS 520

Community Posting (Internship)

6

Compulsory

 

2

PHS 524

Health Education and Promotion

3

Compulsory

 

3

PHS 512

Seminars in Core Areas of Public Health*

6

Compulsory

 

 

 

Total Credit Units

15

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

* The Core Areas of Public Health                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

  • Epidemiology, Disease Control & Surveillance
  • Introduction to Biostatistics
  • Public Health Seminars and Practicum
  • Environmental Health
  • Occupational Health
  • Health Systems Management & Administration
  • Family and Reproductive Health
  • Public health Nutrition
  • Health Promotion & Education