The Diploma In Nursing course will take 3 years to complete. Here, you are given a chance to learn the basics of becoming a fully capable and professional nurse armed with required skills in medical, surgical, orthopedics, pediatrics, through lectures, demonstrations, practical sessions, role play, group discussions and case presentations. A Diploma in Nursing atICAN Collegeopenspathwaysshould you wish to continue studying at local or foreignuniversities.Graduands from the Nursing programmemay continuetheir studies in : BSc Hons Professional Practice (Nursing), BSc Hons Professional Practice (Health Care Studies) or BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies.
Nursing is the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abilities, prevention of illness and injury, facilitation of healing, alleviation of suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response, and advocacy in the care of individuals, families, groups, communities, and populations. Nurses develop a plan of care, working collaboratively with physicians, therapists, the patient, the patient's family and other team members, that focuses on treating illness to improve quality of life.