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Open UAS Path Studies,Degree Programme in Public Health Nursing

2020

Classification
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Year of study 1
Search: ECTS 1 1S 1A 1 2 3 4 5 1
BASIC STUDIES COMMON TO ALL IN SEAMK
                 
Building competence
                 
Studying at a University of Applied Sciences 2
 
     
Career planning and internationalisation 2
 
     
 
Communication Skills 3
 
     
ICT Skills 3
 
     
Business and entrepreneurship competence
                 
Basics of Entrepreneurship 3                  
SeAMK Innovation Week 2
 
     
Research and project work skills
                 
Introduction to Research and Development 2                  
Introduction to Project Work 3
 
     
 
151053.33.33.32.52.50
BASIC STUDIES IN SOCIAL AND HEALTH CARE
                 
As an Expert in the Social and Health Field 2
 
     
 
Basics of Drug Care 2
 
     
English 3                  
Swedish 3                  
Swedish Skills of the Staff of Public Organizations, written 0                  
Swedish Skills of the Staff of Public Organizations, oral 0                  
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BASIC STUDIES IN THE DEGREE PROGRAMME IN PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING
                 
Client-Centred Professional Competence
                 
Professional Interaction and Cooperation 2
 
     
Ethicality in Nursing 2
 
     
Evidence-Based Nursing and Decision-Making
                 
Evidence-Based Nursing 3
 
     
 
Research and Development Methods 3                  
Client and Population-Based Health Promotion
                 
Health-Promoting Nursing and Information Searching 1 4
 
     
National and Global Health 2
 
     
Quality and Safety in Social and Health Services
                 
The Nurse's Social Competence 3
 
     
 
Safe Drug and Fluid Care
                 
Drug Care and Calculations 3
 
Pharmacology 3                  
Asiakaslähtöinen kliininen osaaminen-ihmiskehon rakenne ja otiminta sekä mikrobiologia ja tautioppi
                 
Basics of Clinical Nursing 1 4
 
     
Basics of Clinical Nursing 2 4
 
First Aid 2
 
     
Medical Subjects in Nursing 5                  
Practical Training in Clinical Nursing
                 
The Public Health Nurse's Professional and Career Development 1 1
 
Supervised Clinical Training in the Basics of Clinical Nursing 8
 
     
 
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ELECTIVE STUDIES
(Select 4 ECTS)
                 
English Preparatory Course 2                  
Nursing in Acute Settings 2                  
A night at the hospital 2                  
Multidisciplinary working-life projects
                 
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ECTS credits per period / semester / academic year 606060606060606060

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

This curriculum is for open UAS students. The curriculum includes first year studies and Basic Studies Common To All In SEAMK (Open UAS Path Studies, Degree Programme in Public Health Nursing). There is also some personal study planning in the open university's path studies.


PROFILE OF THE PROGRAMME
The purpose of the Degree Programme in Public Health Nursing is to train experts of public health nursing, whose work is based on evidence-based multi-disciplinary knowledge, extensive public health nursing competence and high ethical standards. Registered Public Health Nurses (UAS) are qualified to examine, evaluate and develop their public health nursing competence, professional work, work community and professional field. They plan, implement and develop public health nursing in national and international contexts.

Registered Public Health Nurses (UAS) are licensed to practise professional nursing. The training abides by the directives of the European Council pertaining to the education of nurses responsible for general care.

Registered public health nurses work as independent experts of nursing in primary health care, specialised medical services, social services and in the private and third sectors. They support, nurse and counsel healthy and ill individuals of all ages, families, groups, and communities. Public health nurses implement and develop evidence-based nursing/public health nursing to promote and maintain their patients' health, to prevent and cure illness, to ensure rehabilitation and to implement medical care prescribed.


OCCUPATIONAL PROFILES
Key competences in public health nursing involve promoting the health of individuals, families, communities and environment; prevention of illness; planning, implementation and evaluation of client-centred public health nursing and clinical expertise. Other key competences involve client and patient counselling and teaching, and ability to work in multi-professional teams. Finally, the key competences involve use and command over nursing scientific research and evidence-based knowledge as well as nursing management and quality management.


PEDAGOGICAL APPROACH
Teaching in the Degree Programme in Nursing follows the constructivist theory of learning. Various kind of the student-centred, experiential, individual and collaborative learning methods enhance the student’s evidence-based learning. Simulation exercises and other exercises in the classrooms and also web-based learning methods are used as learning methods.