Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9304185152009Geriatric Intensive Care NursingCompulsory114
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This lesson aim to give master students,1-To be able to give therotical knowledge in intensive care nursing and general nursing.2-To be able to give knowledge medical intensive care nursing.3-To be able to givetherotical knowledge and to be gain transfer practical application ability .4-Provides it students to gain skill ability to use equipment in which intensive care nursing.5-Provides it students to nurse improve nurse roles including counseler, educator and manager.6- To be able to give knowledge regard to ethics principles and patient rights and to provide desired behaviours.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Asiye Durmaz Akyol
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to explain description of intensive care nursing.
2To be able to gain intensive care nursing philopsy.
3To be able to arrange in requires intensive care nursing education.
4To be able to transfer current developments and their works in the field and outside groups as written, verbal and visual in systematic way
5To be able to sieze approach geriatric patient and family about the care.
6To be able to convert practical which is knowledge related to geraitric patient care solutions
7To be able to improve skills all equipment being used.
8To be able to improve planning to geriatric patient care and evaluation of these results covered quality process
9To be able to share scientific and ethical values by considering at the scientific research planning implementation and evaluation of results
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
1- Intensive care organization,management .Intensive care philosophy. 2-Intensive care historical perspective ,rolles and responsibilities. 3-Intensive care nursing education,Work enviroment in intensive care nursing 4- Monitoring and special procedures in intensive care n ursing. 5- ECG and rhytm Disorders. 6- Care problems in intensive care patient 7- Care problems in intensive care patient 8-Exam-midterm 9- Approach patient and family in intensive care unit. 10- Infection Control in intensive care unit. 11- Special problems of ıntensive care unit. 12- Special problems of ıntensive care unit. 13- Medication treatment and nurse responsibility. 14- Patient safety in the ıntensive care unit. 15- Presentation Project
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Intensive care organization,management .Intensive care philosoph,care stndards in elderly people.
2 Monitoring and special procedures in intensive care nursing.
3 Common Care problems in geriatric intensive care patient
4 Geriatric intensive care and cardiovascular system
5Geriatric intensive care and respiratory system
6Geriatric intensive care and urinary system
7Geriatric intensive care and endocrinology system
8Geriatric intensive care and neurologic system
9Care problems in geriatric intensive care patients.
10Midterm exam
11Approach patient and family in intensive care unit
12Infection control in intensive care unit
13Special problems of intensive care unit
14Medication treatment and nurse responsibility
15Project presentation
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1-Intensive and Critical Care Nursing 2-Critical care medicine 3-Critical care Quarterly 4-Yoğun bakım hemşireliği dergisi 5-Yoğun Bakım Tanı ve Tedavi 6- Critical Care Nursing of the elderly. 7-Plans of care for specialty:Gerontology Nursing
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
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Question-Answer4312
Case Study4728
Project Preparation144
Project Presentation144
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)110
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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1
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12
LO1  3         
LO2  3         
LO3   4 3      
LO4    3       
LO5     4      
LO6       4    
LO7         3  
LO8          33
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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