Second Cycle Programmes (Master's Degree)
II. Master (non-thesis EE) - Institute of Health Sciences - Obstetrics and Gynocology Nursing

General Description ^
Obstetric and Gynecology Department of Nursing master's program was established in 2004. Our Department of reproductive health, nursing care research is working on the fields of perinatology and gynecology. The purpose of the department of reproductive health, perinatology and gynecology nurse to train experts in the fields. Scientist for a long-term training programs to train as a doctorate.
Qualification Awarded
Students who successfully complete the program are win the title of Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing expert.
Specific Admission Requirements
Having graduated from university, School of Nursing. ( School of Nursing, Nursing /Midwifery department of Health High School , Nursing / Midwifery Department of Faculty Health Sciences, Faculty of Nursing). Academic Personnel and Graduate Entrance Examination (ALES) test on 60 and take notes. To be successful in Scientific evaluation and interview.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
Having graduated from university, School of Nursing. ( School of Nursing, School of Nursing Department of Health, Health High School of Midwifery department, Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Nursing, Midwifery Department, Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Nursing).
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Program consist of 12 units (compulsory / elective) courses and a term project. Students must take at least 30 credits. The program is 60 ECTS credits in total .The student are evaluated by using visa, final exam, reports, assignments, seminars and presentations. Student's grade for the course to be successful must be at least 65. Student must submit a final project to Institute of health sciences.
Profile of The Programme
To explain the basic concepts and the research areas in this program to Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing Program's students. Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing Program's students are taught reproductive health, family planning, competency based assessment and total quality management techniques. Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing Program's students are taught the basic areas of research, is to allow students to conduct project research on their own topic. İt is preparation for a PhD.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Nurses with a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Degree on Obstetric and Gynecology nurse can serve as clinical nurse specialists or nursing managers in public hospitals, university hospitals or private hospitals. Besides, they can further advance their academic careers in nursing, midwifery or health officers departments in Obstetric and Gynecology Nursing Departments at Faculties of Medical Science or Schools of Nursing
Access to Further Studies
Graduates who successfully completed the Master's Degree, and by taking note ALES valid, providing English language competence, may apply to doctorate programmes in the Obstetric and Gynecology Nursing or in related disciplines.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Students are required to take a mid-term examination and/or complete other assigned projects/homework during the semester and, additionally, are required to take a final examination and/or complete a final project for course evaluation. The final grade is based on the mid-term examination grade, the final examination grade and/or evaluation of final project, with the contributions of 40% and 60%, respectively. To pass any course, a Master's student must receive at least 65 out of 100. Students must repeat courses they have failed or may substitute courses the Department accepts as equivalent. The assessment for each course is described in detail in “Individual Course Description”.
Graduation Requirements
Graduation requirements, "Qualification Requirements and Guidelines", as described in the section. The programme consists of a minimum of on courses delivered within the graduate programme of the department and in related fields, one seminar course, and a term project, with a minimum of 30 local credits. The seminar course and ia term projects are non-credit and graded on a pass/fail basis. A student may take uppergraduate courses on the condition that the courses have not been taken during the undergraduate program. However, at most two of these courses may be counted to the Master's course load and credits. Students must register for a term project work and the Specialization Field course offered by his supervisor every semester following the semester, in which the supervisor is appointed. A student who has completed work on the a term project within the time period, must write a term project, using the data collected, according to the specifications of the Graduate School Thesis Writing Guide. It has to deliver to their supervisor. A term Project is presented to institude with the approval of supervisior.
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Marmara University, Institute of Health Sciences. Haydarpaşa Campus. Tıbbiye Cad. Üsküdar İstanbul Turkey. Prof.Dr.Nuran KÖMÜRCÜ Tel: 0 216 330 20 70 - 1166 e mail:
The department has application laboratories and library. National and international level will be possible to interfere for support in this program to Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing Program's students. Students will receive a lesson from different disciplines.
Key Learning Outcomes ^
1 They evaluate the women health in the light of scientific data on the basic of individuals, families and society. (Cognitive)
2 They exhibitions holistic nursing approach on women’s health. (Affective)
3 They identifies the risks that women’s health and produces the solution. (Cognitive)
4 They assess the health of women and implements the appropriate nursing care ventures. (Behavioral)
5 They accept team work. (Affective)
6 They analyze Turkey’s women’s health services and health services. (Cognitive)
7 They assess the quality of health services. (Cognitive)
8 They use the role of obstetrics nurses. These roles are practitioner, educational and investigator. (Psychomotor)
9 They comment the researches and the scientific developments in the literature.
10 They conduct research with the help of a consultant and report the result of research as a thesis. (Affective)
11 They gain leadership skills. (Behavioral)
Course Structure Diagram with Credits ^
T : Theoretical P: Practice
1. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 KDH-S1..4-TZ Elective Course - 1..4 Elective 3 0 24
2 KDH-S5-TZ Elective Course - 5 Elective 2 2 6
Total 5 2 30
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 KDH-S7..10-TZ Elective Course - 7..10 Elective 3 0 20
2 KDH-S6-TZ Elective Course - 6 Elective 2 2 5
3 KDH7098 Semester Project Compulsory 0 1 5
Total 5 3 30
1. Semester > KDH-S1..4-TZ Elective Course - 1..4
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 HEM7709 Health Politics and Nursing Elective 3 0 6
2 HEM7713 Basic Nursing Concepts Elective 3 0 6
3 HEM7717 Ethics in Nursing Elective 3 0 6
4 KDH7701 Reproductive Health Elective 3 0 6
5 KDH7703 Sexual Health Elective 3 0 6
6 KDH7705 Forensic and Ethical Aspects of Obstetric and Gynecology Elective 3 0 6
7 KDH7711 Suplementary Care Methods Elective 3 0 6
1. Semester > KDH-S5-TZ Elective Course - 5
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 KDH7707 Prepared Parenthood Elective 2 2 6
2 KDH7715 Communication Elective 2 2 6
2. Semester > KDH-S7..10-TZ Elective Course - 7..10
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 KDH7702 Women's Health Elective 3 0 5
2 KDH7704 Family Planning Nursing Elective 3 0 5
3 KDH7706 Total Quality Management in Obstetric -Gynecologic Clinics Elective 3 0 5
4 KDH7708 Perinatology Nursing Elective 3 0 5
5 KDH7710 Adolescent Health Elective 3 0 5
6 KDH7712 Genetic Counseling Elective 3 0 5
2. Semester > KDH-S6-TZ Elective Course - 6
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 KDH7714 Obstetric Emergency Elective 2 2 5
2 KDH7716 Family Assesment Elective 2 2 5