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NATIONAL DIPLOMA (ND) IN ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH
Entry Requirements
The Minimum Entry requirements into the National Diploma in Environmental Health Science Programme is five (5) credit passes in the Senior Secondary School Examination (SSCE), National Examination council (NECO) or General Certificate  of Education (GCE) ordinary level in not more than two (2) sittings or their equivalent as may be approved by  EHORECON and WAHEB. The subjects must include English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Biology, and chemistry.
Duration of Course: Two (2) Years

 

100 Level;  First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

EHT 101

Introduction to Medical Sociology

2

CSC 101

Introduction to Computer Science

3

MTH 101

General Mathematics

3

EHT 104

Introduction to Environmental Health

2

GLT 104

General Laboratory Technique

3

PHY 101

General Physics

3

CHM 101

General Chemistry

3

GST 101

Use of English

2

 

Total

21

 

100 Level Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

PTD 111

Technical Drawing

2

BQS103

Building Sanitation

3

STB 211

Introduction to  Microbiology

3

EHT 102

Introduction to Demography

1

EHT 103

Introduction to Biochemistry

2

STA 101

Introduction to Statistics

2

DTH 115

Human Anatomy and Physiology

2

PHM 101

Introduction to Pharmacology

2

EHT 106

Health Ecology

2

 

Total

19

 

200 Level; First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

EHT 201

Principle of Epidemiology  and Diseases Control

3

EHT 202

Entomology and Pest Control

3

NUD 223

Food Science and Nutrition

2

EHT 203

Environmental and Public Health Parasitology

3

EHT 204

Solid Waste Management

3

GNS 227

Citizenship Education

1

PEL 217

Technical Report Writing

1

EHT 205

Health Agencies (National International )

1

EHT 206

Environmental  Laboratory              I

3

EHT 330

Project in Environmental Health

3

 

Total

20

 

200 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

EHT 207

Principle and Practice of First Aid

2

EHT 208

Water Sanitation

3

EHT 209

Food Hygiene and Inspection

3

EHT 210

Public  Health Law and Ethics

2

EHT 211

Primary Health Care Delivery System

3

EHT 212

Sanitary  Inspection of Premises

2

EHT 213

Introduction to Immunology

3

 

Total

18

 

DIPLOMA FOR ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH TECHNICIANS (EVT)
Entry Requirements
Candidates must possess three (3) credits passes including English Language, Biology or Health Science plus any one from the following: Geography, Physics, Chemistry, Agricultural Science, and Technical Drawing. A pass in Mathematics would an added advantage. And two any other passes in not more than two sittings at  General Certificate of Education (GCE), West African School Certificate (WAEC), National Examination Commission (NECO) or Teachers Certificate Grade II (TC II) certificate.
 Duration of Course: Three (3) Years


100 Level; First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

GNS 101

Use of English

3

EVT 101

Elementary Microbiology

3

EVT 103

Introduction to Rural Sociology

2

EVT 105

Environmental Health Ethics

1

EHT 111

Introduction to Environmental Health

2

BCH 111

General and Physical Chemistry

3

DTH 115

Human Anatomy and Physiology

3

GNS 127

Citizenship Education

1

MTH 112

Algebra and Elementary Trigonometry2

2

 

Total

20

 

100 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

EVT 102

Introduction to Environmental Pollution

2

EVT 104

Water Supply and  Treatment Technology

2

EVT 106

Public Health Social Services

1

EVT 108

Building Sanitation

3

EVT 110

Food and Nutrition

2

PTD 111

Technical Drawing

3

COM 111

Introduction to Computers

2

EVT 112

Primary Health are Concepts and Practice

1

EEH 001

Energy Issues in Nigeria

1

EHT 121

Structure and Organs of Carcass

2

 

Total

19

 

Practical 1 –Second Year; First Semester

S/No

Posting Units

1

Local Government Health Department (Administration)

2

Nutritional and Food Control Unit

3

Waste  Management Department

4

PHC Department

5

Water Treatment Plant

6

House to House Inspection

7

Food Premises Inspection

8

Slaughter Houses

9

Market and Regulated Premises

 

200 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

PEL 017

Technical Report Writing

1

EVT 202

Vector of Medical Importance

2

EVT 204

First AID Management and Care

3

EVT 206

Elementary Parasitology

2

EVT 208

Immunity and Public Health

2

EVT 209

House to House Inspection  and Report

3

EVT 210

Introduction to Health Statistics

2

EVT 213

Research Methods in Environmental Health

2

EHT 212

Community Diagnosis and Mobilization

2

EVT 212

General Laboratory Techniques

3

 

Total

22

 

Practical II –Third Year (300level);First Semester

S/No

Posted Unit

1

Epidemiological Unit

2

Vector Control Unit

3

Occupational Health Unit

4

Maintenance Of Equipment

5

Disease Inspection And Control

6

Medical Laboratory Department

7

Immunization Unit

8

Nutrition Unit

9

Hospital Waste Management

 

300 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

EVT 302

Pesticides Handling and Safety

2

EVT 304

Food Hygiene

3

EVT 306

Community Sanitation

2

EVT 308

Equipment and Maintenance

2

EVT 310

Public Health Laws and History

3

EVT 312

Waste Disposal

2

EVT 314

Occupational Health and Safety

2

EVT 211

Introduction to Health Education

2

EHT 214

Principles Of Epidemiology and Disease Control

2

 

Total

20

 

HEALTH PROMOTION AND EDUCATION (HPE)
Diploma in Health Promotion Education (HPE)
Entry Requirements
Applicants for the programme must possess four credits passes in GCE, SSCE, NECO or Teachers Grade II to include English Language, Mathematics, Biology or Health Science, and any one subject in not more than two sittings.
Duration of Course is two (2) years.

 

100 Level; First Semester

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

Credit

HPE 100

Origin and Philosophy of Health Promotion and Education

3

HPE 101

Components of Health

2

HPE 115

Anatomy and Physiology

2

HPE 103

Environmental Health

2

HPE 104

Accident prevention and Safety Education

2

HPE 105

Communication for Health

3

GST 101

Use of English

2

GNS 102

Use of Library

2

 

Total

18

 

100 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

STAT 101

Health Statistics

2

HPE 107

Methods for conducting Health Promotion and Education

2

EHT 201

Epidemiology

3

HPE 109

School Health Programme

2

HPE 110

Health Care Delivery System

3

HPE 111

Community Organization and Development

2

EHT 113

Field Experience in Health Promotion and Education

3

EHT 403

Occupational Health

2

 

Total

20

 

200 Level; First Semester

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

Credit

HPE 200

Research Methods in Health Promotion and Education

3

HPE 201

Planning, Implementation and Evaluation in Health Promotion and Education

3

 NUD 223

Nutrition Education(Food Science and Nutrition)

2

HPE 203

Counseling in Health Promotion and Education

2

HPE 204

Seminar in Health Promotion and Education

2

HPE 205

Family life and Sex Education

3

GNS103

Computer education

2

EHT 207

Principles and Practice of First Aid and Safety

2

 

Total

19

 

200 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

HPE 207

Consumer Education

2

HPE 208

Advocacy

2

HPE 209

Drug Education

2

HPE 210

International and Global Health

2

HPE 211

Ethics in Health Promotion and Education

2

HPE 212

Internship

3

HPE 213

Project in Health Promotion and Education

4

 

 

 

 

Total

17

 

HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Diploma in Health Information management (DHIM)
Entry Requirement
Applicants with the following qualification may be considered for admission into the National Diploma Programme.
A minimum of five (5) credits passes in the relevant subjects, at not more than two (2) sittings at the SSCE, WAEC or its equivalent. The subjects must include Mathematics, English Language, Biology or Health Science plus two subjects chosen from Chemistry, Physics, Economics/ Commerce, Geography, English Literature, IRK, or CRK, One Nigerian Language.
Duration of Course: Two (2) Years

 

100 Level; First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MTH 012

Additional Mathematics

3

STA   112

Descriptive Statistics I

2

COMM 111

Introduction to Computer

4

DTH 115

Human Anatomy and Physiology

2

HIM 111

Health Records Management I

2

HIM 112

Introduction to Disease Classification

2

HIM 113

Health Information Science I

2

GNP 216

Mental Health

2

GNS 101

Use of English

2

GNS 111

Citizenship Education

2

 

Total

23

 

100 Level ; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

STA 121

Descriptive Statistics

3

STA 123

Demography I

2

COM 113

Basic Programming Language

2

GNP 113

Primary Health Care I

2

HIM121

Fundamentals of Medical Practice I

1

HIM 122

Health Planning and Management I

2

HIM 123

Introduction to Medical Rehabilitation

2

PEL 017

Report Writing

2

GNS 102

Communication in English I

2

GNS 111

Citizenship Education I

2

HIM 124

Health Records II

2

EHT 122

Health Agencies

1

 

Total

23

 

200 Level; First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MTH 111

 Logic And Linear Algebra

4

COM 113

Computer Packages I

2

COM 214

File Organization and Management

2

BAM 216

Practice Of Entrepreneurship

2

STA 221

Mathematical Methods

4

EHT 214

Principles Of Epidemiology And Disease Control

2

HIM 211

Health Records Managements II

2

HIM 212

Disease Classification And Clinical Coding

2

HIM 213

Anatomy and Physiology

2

GNS 213

Introduction to Medical Sociology

2

GNS 228

Research Methods

3

 

Total

27

 

200 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

STA 225

Biostatistics

4

SET 213

Records Management

2

COM 224

Management Information System

3

HIM 221

Fundamental of Medical Practices II

2

HIM 222

Behavioural Science II

2

HIM 223

Health Planning  and Management II

2

HIM 224

Hospital Statistics

1

HIM 225

Seminar

6

HIM 226

Extended Essay

2

HIM 227

Health Records Management II

2

COM 215

Computer Package II

4

 

Total

24

 

 

Medical Laboratory Science Department
Medical Laboratory Technicians (MLT)
Admission Requirements
This programme is to train competent medical laboratory personnel at the middle manpower level. It entails exposing the students to basic knowledge and the practices of medical laboratory science. This is a three (3) years intensive semester based programme with a strong medical laboratory exposure component. Prospective students for this programme must possess a minimum of four 4 credits passes at Senior Secondary School Certificate Level/GCE /NABTEB O-Levels in the following subjects: English, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and at least a pass in Physics at not more than two sittings.
Duration of Course: Three (3) Years.

100 Level; First Semester

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

Credit

ELS 101

Communication Skills I

2

CSC 101

Introduction to IT I

2

CHM 101

General Chemistry

3

BIO 101

General Biology I

3

PHY 101

General Physics I

3

MTH 101

General Mathematics I

2

GST 101

Citizenship Education⃰

2

GST 103

History and Philosophy of Science

2

EHT 101

Introduction to Environmental Health

2

FRN 101

Functional French I

2

 

Total

21

 
100 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

ELS102

Communication Skills  II

2

CSC 102

Introduction to IT  II

2

PHY 102

General Physics II

3

CHM 102

Organic Chemistry

3

BIO 102

General Biology II

3

MTH 102

General Mathematics II

2

FAP 102

First Aid and Primary Healthcare

2

GST 102

Philosophy and Logic/ Critical Reasoning

2

FRN 102

Functional French II

2

 

Total

21

 

200 Level; First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

ANA 201

Basic Anatomy

3

PHS 201

Basic Physiology

3

BCH 201

Basic Biochemistry

3

MLT 201

Introduction to MLS

3

MLT 203

Introduction to Immunology

2

MLT 205

Clinical Laboratory Posting I

3

MLT 207

Basic Laboratory Techniques I

2

BIO 201

Basic Cytology and Genetics

2

 

Total

21

 

200 Level; Second Semester
Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MLT 202

Medical Microbiology I

3

MLT 204

Haemtology I

3

MLT 206

Clinical Chemistry  I

3

MLT 208

Histopathology  I

3

MLT 210

Research Methods

2

MLT 212

Introduction to Management, Laboratory Organization and Ethics

2

MLT 214

Clinical Laboratory Posting II

3

MLT 216

Basic Laboratory Techniques II

2

 

Total

21

 

300 Level; First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MLT 301

Medical Parasitology

3

MLT 303

Blood Transfusion Science

3

MLT 305

Clinical Chemistry II

3

MLT 307

Histopathology II

3

MLT 311

Clinical Laboratory Posting III

3

MLT 309

Seminar in Laboratory Science

3

MLT 313

Introductory  Virology

2

 

Total

20

 

300 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MLT 302

Medical Microbiology II

3

MLT 304

Haemtology II

3

MLT 306

Clinical Chemistry  III

2

MLT 308

Histopathology  III

2

MLT 312

Research Project

6

MLT 310

Good Laboratory Practice

2

 

Total

18

 

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