BS Public Health

Objective

BS Public Health program aims to develop graduates with core competencies of:

1. Managerial skills, communication and advocacy

2. Professionalism & ethics

The degree program expects to prepare graduates to work as professional health care managers in range of clinical and organizational settings. The course integrates academic teaching & learning with field work, research and project designing experience.

Role and Scope

Audiologists provide professional and personalized services to minimize the negative impact of these disorders, leading to improved outcomes and quality of life.

Audiologists provide services and work in many different types of facilities, including:

• Private Practice / Self Employment

• Hospital based practices (Private / Public Sector)/p>

• Associates to Physicians / ENT Surgeons

• Rehabilitation centers

• Community clinics

• Colleges and universities to prepare future professionals

• Research laboratories (engage in research to enhance knowledge about normal hearing and treatment of hearing disorders, and to design hearing instruments and testing equipment)

semesters and courses

  • Duration

    8 Semesters, 4 years

  • Eligibility

    FSc Pre Medical with minimum 50% marks or equivalent

  • credit hours
    required

    138

 

 

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
  Functional English 3(3-0)
  Islamic Studies 2(2-0)
  Basic Computing Skills 3(2-1)
  Life Sciences Biology 3(3-0)
  Sociology of Health & Disease 3(3-0)
  General Mathematics 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 17
 
 

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
  Communication and Writing Skills 3(3-0)
  Pakistan Studies 2(2-0)
  Principles of Psychology 3(3-0)
  Statistics 3(3-0)
  Medical Anthropology 3(3-0)
  Personal Hygiene 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 18
 
 

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
  Technical Writing & Presentation skills 3(3-0)
  Introduction to Computer 3(2-1)
  Population Dynamics 3(3-0)
  Primary Health Care 3(3-0)
  Concept of Health and Disease 3(3-0)
  Drug Abuse & Doping 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 18
 
 

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
  Professional Ethics 3(3-0)
  Conflict Management 3(3-0)
  Basic Epidemiology 3(3-0)
  Health Promotion, Advocacy & Social Mobilization 3(3-0)
  Microbiology 3(3-0)
  Basic Biostatistics 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 18

 

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
  Community Nutrition 3(3-0)
  Community Pediatrics 2(0-2)
  Fundamental Principles of Infectious Diseases 3(3-0)
  Introduction to Health Information Management System 3(3-0)
  Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases 3(3-0)
  Diseases of Public Health Importance 3(1-2)
  Credit Hours 18

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
  Reproductive Health 3(3-0)
  Environmental & Occupational Health 3(3-0)
  Health Policy & Management 3(3-0)
  District Health Management 3(3-0)
  Research Methodology 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 15

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
  Communicable Diseases & Control 3(2-1)
  Health Program Planning & Evaluation 3(3-0)
  Emerging & Re-Emerging Diseases 3(3-0)
  Health Marketing 3(3-0)
  Mental Health 3(3-0)
  Geriatric Medicine 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 17

 

Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
  Non Communicable Diseases & Epidemiology 3(3-0)
  International Health 3(3-0)
  Parasitology 3(3-0)
  Entomology 3(3-0)
  Internship 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 18
  Total Credit Hours: 138