Learning Objective

  • To enhance managerial and technical skills in the field Neonatal Nursing Care.
  • To develop critical thinkers who creatively engage in nursing processes to improve healthcare outcomes.
  • To develop caring and culturally responsive communication and interpersonal skill.
  • To develop capabilities for effectively leading interdisciplinary healthcare teams.
  • To understand nursing ethics and by laws.
  • To develop effective collaborators to effectively contribute to disease prevention, quality, safety and equality.

Eligibility Criteria

  • GNM
  • B sc Nursing
  • English competency - 40% Marks in 10 + 2
  • Basic computer knowledge -MS Office

Course Duration



Course Content

  • Neonatal Nursing
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Injuries During Birth
  • Resuscitation of the new born baby
  • Care of the baby at birth
  • Transport of Neonates
  • Quality for neonatal Nursing Care
  • Thermal Protection
  • Prevention of infections
  • Feeding of normal and low birth weight babies
  • Neonatal Medical Conditions

Course Highlights

  • Program pedagogy which includes Webinar, Student Faculty Chat by Subject Experts and Project Work.
  • Reference subject through E-library
  • Program materials developed by experts
  • Each block culminating into a qualifying assignment
  • Credit based teaching outcomes for global application

Learning Outcome

  • To understand the introduction of neonatal nursing, high risk pregnancy , hypertension and diabetes mellitus and anemia.
  • To understand the injuries during birth ,resuscitation of the newborn and ventilation, evaluation.
  • To understand the how to care baby at birth , prevention of infection, thermal protection & kangaroo mother care.
  • To understand the difference between feeding of normal & low birth weight babies.
  • To understand the transport of neonates and neonatal morbidities.
  • To understand the quality standards for neonatal nursing care.
  • To understand the infection control, epidemiology of infection and nosocomial infection.

Evaluations and Grading

  • Evaluations will collate candidate performance based on Self Assessment, Term End Assessment, completion of Project Work , participation in Webinar , participation in student-faculty chat.
  • Grading will be done based on alphabetical grade point percentage.


At the end of the program the student will be awarded a Certification from Astron Institute of International Studies.