Courses Catalogue

Health Assessment & Nursing Process I: (normal)

COURSE CODE: BNS 2103
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Nursing Sciences (Direct Entry), B.Sc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Nursing Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Required Readings


  1. Bickley, L.S. (2007). Bates’ pocket guide to physical examination and history taking, (5th ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  2.  Bickley, L.S. (2009). Bates guide to physical examination and history taking, (10th ed.) Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  3.   Jarvis, C. (2008).  Physical Examination & Health Assessment, (5th ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  4.  Potter, A. Patricia and Perry G. A. (2005).  Fundamentals of nursing. (6th ed.). St. Louis:Elsevier Mosby.
  5.  Seidel, H. M., Ball, J. W., Dains, J. E., and Benedict, G. W. (2006). Physical Examination (6th ed.).St. Louis: MOSBY ELSEVIER
  6.  Weber, J. and Kelley, J. H. (2007). Health assessment in nursing (3rd ed.). Philadelphi  Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.