Diploma in Nursing Care Assistant
Diploma in Nursing Care Assistant (DNCA) is a 2-year diploma course in which one gets to learn about nursing assistant/aide skills and knowledge. During the course work, students also learn about topics such as Fundamentals of Nursing, Community Diseases, Medical-Surgical Operations etc. Nursing care assistants are also known as nurse aides. They work alongside or under the supervision of qualified nurses (RNs) and Doctors. There is a huge demand for Diploma in Nursing Assistant professionals in sectors such as Nursing Homes,Medical Writing, Administration, Health Care Centres, Educational institutes, etc.
Level of Programme Diploma Level Short Name DNCA Duration of Course 2-Years Minimum Qualification Passed in Class 10th Admission Process Merit/ Entrance Exam Course Type Semester Exam Fee 5500
Diploma in Nursing Care Assistant Eligibility Criteria
The eligibility for the Diploma in Nursing Care Assistant is as follows:
- • To be eligible for DNCA course, candidates must have completed class 10th or its equivalent from a recognized board in India.
Diploma in Nursing Care Assistant Syllabus
The semester-wise syllabus of Diploma in Nursing Care Assistant course is as follows:
Semester Major Topics to study 1st and 2nd Semester Introduction to Nursing Introduction to Pharmacology Basic Human Sciences- Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology Community Health Nursing First Aid Nutrition Computer Application Communicative English 3rd and 4th Semester Pediatric Nursing Sociology Personal Hygiene Psychology Principles of Epidemiology and Epidemiological Methods Ward Management Gynecological Nursing Family Health Nursing care