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Degree Programme in Elderly Care, Multimodal implementation

2014

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BASIC STUDIES
                                                         
Studies at the University of Applied Sciences and collaboration skills
(Select 2 ECTS)
                                                         
Information seeking and information technology 4
     
           
                               
Entrepreneurship in social services and health care 3
     
           
                               
Finnish language and communication skills
                                                         
2                                                          
Finnish language 2 1                                                          
English 3
       
             
                         
Swedish
(Select 3 ECTS)
                                                         
Swedish Skills of the Staff of Public Organizations, written 0                                                          
Swedish Skills of the Staff of Public Organizations, oral 0                                                          
Professional development
                                                         
Professional development 2                                                          
Professional development 2 2                                                          
Finnish Society and Social Policy 3
     
           
                               
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COMMON PROFESSIONAL STUDIES
                                                         
Basis of Knowledge in Gerontological Work
                                                         
Foundation of gerontological care and social work 4
     
           
                               
Changes brought on by aging and elderly people's functional capacity 3
     
           
                               
Gerontological theories 4
     
           
                               
Ethics in elderly care and in the profession
(Select 4 ECTS)
                                                         
Practical training in gerontological work 5
     
           
                               
Service provision systems and case management
                                                         
Legislation and Strategic Guidelines 3
       
             
                         
Elderly Care Settings and Service Provision Systems 3
       
             
                         
Case management 4  
         
                   
               
Practical training: Gerontological social service work
(Select 10 ECTS)
                                                         
Anticipatory and resource-oriented gerontological work
                                                         
Preventive and empowering work with the elderly 3
     
           
                               
Psychosocial methods 4
       
             
                         
Sociocultural methods 3  
       
                 
                     
Nutrition 2
     
           
                               
Family caregiving and rehabilitation 3  
       
                 
                     
Practical training: Anticipatory and resource-oriented gerontological work
(Select 10 ECTS)
                                                         
Gerontological care, nursing and rehabilitation
                                                         
Introduction to anatomy and physiology 3  
       
                 
                     
Drug Care of Elderly People and Clinical Pharmacology 4  
         
                   
               
Geriatrics and memory disorders 2    
         
                       
           
Rehabilitative care of people with memory disorders and reminiscence 3    
         
                       
           
Dependence and mental health 2  
         
                   
               
Home and family care 2  
         
                   
               
Gerontological care and nursing
(Select 7 ECTS)
                                                         
End-of-life care 2  
         
                   
               
Practical training: Gerontological nursing, care and rehabilitation
(Select 20 ECTS)
                                                         
Advanced practical training in various settings 10      
           
                             
 
Development, innovation and research
                                                         
Development- and research-minded approach to work 3
       
             
                         
Qualitative and quantitative research methods 4  
         
                   
               
Action research, innovation and project work 3
       
             
                         
Practical training in RDI 5
       
             
                         
Management of gerontological work
                                                         
Introduction to management and economy in elderly care services 8    
           
                         
     
Evaluation, development and quality management in elderly care services 7    
         
                       
           
Practical training: Management of gerontological work 15    
           
                         
     
BACHELOR'S THESIS
                                                         
Outline for the master's thesis 5    
         
                       
           
Data collection for thesis 5    
           
                         
     
Analysis and report on thesis 5      
           
                             
 
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ELECTIVE STUDIES
(Select 5 ECTS)
                                                         
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ECTS credits per period / semester / academic year 6060606060606060606060606060606060606060606060606060606060

The curriculum has been planned so that the student completes 60 ECTS credits per academic year and 30 ECTS credits per semester

Due to the timing of optional and elective courses, credit accumulation per semester / academic year may vary.