Panaji: Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education has revised the syllabus for twelfth standard in Health Care Science from the next Academic Year.
Board Secretary Geraldina Mendes, in a circular issued, has said “Board of Studies in Health Care Science has revised the syllabus for XII in Health Care Science and change in nomenclature of the subjects as shown below to facilitate better career opportunities for students completing the Class XII (Health Care Science).”
As per the revised syllabus, the module of Fundamental of Nursing II would be now known as Public Health and Education.
The existing “Community Health Nursing II” will be known as “Concept of Health and Disease”.
Maternity and Child Health is replaced with First Aid and Emergency Care while Psychology and Mental Hygiene is replaced with Maternal and Child Health.
The Board has said that Equivalency Certificate for repeater candidates shall be issued. The material of class XII is uploaded on Board’s official website.