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Basic information

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  • Application period: 4. - 31.12.2019
  • Date: 14.1. - 2.4.2020
  • Scope: 10 cr
  • Location: Lohja
  • Price: 150 €

Study unit's learning outcomes

The student is able to

  • describe the growth and developmental stages of clients of different ages and transition phases in families
  • describe the normal course of pregnancy and giving birth as well as medical grounds for care given during them
  • describe the main illnesses in children, adolescents and the elderly as well as the medical grounds for treatment
  • plan, implement and evaluate nursing of children, families, people of working age and the elderly
  • identify factors that safeguard the health and well-being of clients or increase their vulnerability of different ages and their significant others
  • promote the interaction, participation and rehabilitation of vulnerable and multicultural clients and their significant others in the care process
  • evaluate the social (services) and health care service processes of vulnerable client groups and provide guidance on the use of services for these clients
  • plan, implement and evaluate groupguidance on health and well-being
  • analyse special needs related to multicultural client relationships and immigration in social welfare and health care
  • recognise social security benefits and possibilities available to clients of different ages and their significant others

Study material

List of learning materials, will be clarified at the beginning of the study unit:

  • Berger, K., S., 2017. Developing Person Trough the Life Span. New York: Worth publishers.
  • Hockenberry, Wilson & Rodgers. Wong´s Essentials of Pediatric Nursing. 2017.
  • Barker S & Board M 2012: Dementia Care in Nursing. SAGE Publishing.
  • Hirst, Lane & Miller 2015. Miller's Nursing for Wellness in Older Adults.
  • Eliopoulos C. 2018. Gerontological Nursing. Wolters Kluver.
  • Nicol J & Nyatanga B. Palliative and End of Life Care in Nursing 2017. SAGE Publishing.

Evaluation

Grading is between 0 - 5.

Family nursing (6 ECTS)

  • Portfolio 1-5/fail, individual assessment.
  • Workshops, Pass/Fail. Compulsory attendance. Re-assignments and workshop- assignments to be attached in portfolio.
  • Medication calculations exam Pass/Fail.
  • Paediatrics online course Pass/Fail.
  • Gynecology and Obstetrics online course Pass/Fail.

Adult and elderly care (4 ECTS)

  • Portfolio 1-5/fail, individual assessment.
  • Workshops, Pass/Fail. Compulsory attendance. Re-assignments and workshop-assignments to be attached in portfolio.
  • Geriatric - online course Pass/Fail
  • Group counselling
  • Compulsory lecture + written group councelling plan + workshop, Pass/Fail.

Schedule

Classes are held mainly at Lohja Campus:

  • 14.01.2020 09:00 - 11:30 Orientation (compulsory) / (room Mio (209.16))
  • 14.01.2020 12:30 - 15:00 (room Mio (209.16))
  • 16.01.2020 09:00 - 11:30 (room Mio (209.16))
  • 21.01.2020 12:30 - 15:00 (room Mio (209.16))
  • 22.01.2020 12:30 - 15:00 (room Mio (209.16))
  • 27.01.2020 09:00 - 15:00 Study visit
  • 29.01.2020 09:00 - 11:30 (room Lobo (209.15))
  • 04.02.2020 09:00 - 15:00 Group counselling workshop (compulsory) / (room Lobo (209.15))
  • 05.02.2020 09:00 - 10:00 Dosage calculation exam (compulsory) / (room Melba (209.17))
  • 05.02.2020 10:00 - 11:30 Family Nursing / (Melba (209.17))
  • 07.02.2020 09:00 - 15:00 Family Nursing Workshop (compulsory) / (room Iso kuulas (simulaation hospital, 209.14) and room Valkea kuulas (debriefing room, 209.12)
  • 11.02.2020 08:30 - 10:00 - Adult and Elderly Care; Palliative care, part 1. (streamed lecture from Hyvinkää)(204 room Lobo (209.15)B406)
  • 11.02.2020 10:15 - 11:15 - Dosage calculation exam retake (compulsory) / (room Lobo (209.15))
  • 11.02.2020 12:30 - 15:00 (room Lobo (209.15))
  • 26.02.2020 09:00 - 10:00 - Dosage calculation exam retake (compulsory) / (room Melba (209.17))
  • 26.02.2020 10:00 - 11:15 (room Melba (209.17))
  • 26.02.2020 12:30 - 15:00 (room Mio (209.16))
  • 03.03.2020 09:00 - 11:30 (room Melba (209.17))
  • 03.03.2020 12:30 - 15:00 (room Mio (209.16))
  • 10.03.2020 09:00 - 11:30 (room Lobo (209.15))
  • 10.03.2020 12:30 - 15:00 (room Lobo (209.15))
  • 17.03.2020 08:30 - 10:00 - Adult and Elderly Care; Palliative care, part 2. (streamed lecture from Hyvinkää) (204 room Melba (209.17)B307)
  • 17.03.2020 10:00 - 15:00 - Palliative Care / (room Melba (209.17))
  • 19.03.2020 09:00 - 11:30 - Nursing of disabled children / Presentation of Rinnekoti (compulsory) (room Lobo (209.15))
  • 19.03.2020 12:30 - 15:00 - Nursing in home hospital & home care (compulsory) / (room Lobo (209.15))
  • 24.03.2020 08:30 - 15:45 - Monikulttuurisuus-seminaari( room B101)
  • 26.03.2020 09:00 - 11:30 (room Lobo (209.15))
  • 26.03.2020 12:30 - 15:00 (room Mio (209.16))
  • 31.03.2020 09:00 - 15:00 Adult & Elderly Nursing Workshop (compulsory) / (room Iso kuulas (simulaation hospital, 209.14) and room Valkea kuulas (debriefing room, 209.12)
  • 02.04.2020 08:30 - 15:45 - Norio-seminar (B101)

Changes to the schedule are possible.

There are 5 seats for open UAS students.

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