Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
7501002072001INFECTION DISEASES NURSINGCompulsory242
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is to achieve information and ability causes, symptoms transmitted way, prevention, treatments and nursing care connected with infectious diseases.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Zeynep DAŞIKAN, Msc, RN.
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to understand characteristic of infectious diseases and circle of infection
2To be able to explain general care principles and infection control in Infectious diseases and nosocomial Infections
3To be able to recognize importance of vaccination
4To be able to make treatment and nursing care of infectious diseases
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Definition Related of Infectious Diseases , Circle of Infection, Nosocomial Infection, Immunity, Vaccination, Respiratory Tract Infectious Diseases and Nursing Care, Gastrointestinal Infectious Diseases and Nursing Care, Parasitic Infections and Nursing Care, Skin And Soft Tissue Infections and Nursing Care, Sexually Transmitted Diseases And Nursing Care.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Course Description Introduction introduction
2Definition Related of Infectious Diseases Circle of Infection, Nasocomial Infection Expression,Project Presentation Question - Answer, Discussion, Individual study
3Prevention Infection, Immunity, VaccinationExpression,Project Presentation Question - Answer, Discussion, Individual study
4Respiratory Tract Infectious Diseases and Nursing Care 1: Pandemic Flu (Influenza), Common cold (Rotavirus Infection), Avian Influenza, H1N1 Influenza (Swine Flu), Measles(Rubeola) , German Measles (Rubella ), Mumps , Scarlet Fever.Expression,Project Presentation Question - Answer, Discussion, Individual study
5Respiratory Tract Infectious Diseases and Nursing Care 2: Varicella, Herpes Zoster ,Whooping Cough (Pertussis), Diphtheria Expression,Project Presentation Question - Answer, Discussion, Individual study
6Respiratory Tract Infectious Diseases and Nursing Care 3: Haemophilus Influenza B Infections, Meningococcal Infections, Pneumococcal Infections, Tuberculosis Expression,Project Presentation Question - Answer, Discussion, Individual study
7Gastrointestinal Infectious Diseases and Nursing Care 1: Food borne diseases (Food Poisoning ), Botulisms , Brucellosis(Mediterranean Fever) Expression,Project Presentation Question - Answer, Discussion, Individual study
8Gastrointestinal Infectious Diseases and Nursing Care 2: Poliomyelitis, typhoid fever , Paratyphoid Expression,Project Presentation Question - Answer, Discussion, Individual study
9Gastrointestinal Infectious Diseases and Nursing Care 3: Cholera, Shigella, dysenteries (shigellosis) Expression,Project Presentation Question - Answer, Discussion, Individual study
10Midterms Examination 1 Individual study
11Parasitic Infections and Nursing Care: 1. Protozoan Disease: Amoebic dysentery , Giardiasis, Malaria , Leishmaniasis, Toxoplasmosis Expression,Project Presentation Question - Answer, Discussion, Individual study
122. Parasitic Disease: Nematodes : Ascariasis, Enterobiasis (Pinworm), Trichuris trichiura, Ancylostomiasis (Hookworm) Cestodes: (Taenia saginata ,Taenia solium, Diphyllobothrium latum, Dipylidium canium),Echinococcosis Hydatid Cyst Expression,Project Presentation Question - Answer, Discussion, Individual study
13Skin And Soft Tissue Infections and Nursing Care : Tetanus’s, Rabies, Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, Hantavirus Expression,Project Presentation Question - Answer, Discussion, Individual study
14Sexually Transmitted Diseases And Nursing Care: HIV/AIDS , Viral Hepatitis( A,B,C,D,E), Syphilis , Gonorrhea, Chlamydia Genitourinary Infections , Cancroids , Genital Herpes (Herpes Simplex Infections), Genital Warts -Human Papillomavirus Expression,Project Presentation Question - Answer, Discussion, Individual study
15Midterms Examination 2Individual study
16Final Exam Individual study
Recommended or Required Reading
Görak G. Savaşer S. Epidemiyolojiye Giriş Ve Enfeksiyon Hastalıkları, A.Ü.A.Ö.F.Yayınları No: 261, Eskişehir, 1993. Aydın Avcı İ A. Enfeksiyon Hastalıkları. Göktuğ Yayıncılık, Samsun, 2007. www.infeksiyon.org. http://www.cdc.gov/ http://www.who.int/
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination212
Final Examination111
Makeup Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Seminar144
Self Study14114
Individual Study for Mid term Examination236
Individual Study for Final Examination166
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)62
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