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Graduate School of Health Sciences - Fundamental Nursing - Second Cycle Programme without Thesis



General Description
History
Non-Thesis Evening Education Program at Department of Fundamentals of Nursing begun in 2007-2008 Education and Teaching year.
Qualification Awarded
Master degree.
Level of Qualification
Second Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
The applicants who hold a Bachelor's Degree and willing to enroll in the Master's programme may apply to the Directorate of the Graduate School with the documents: 1-Sufficient score (at least 55 out of 100) from the Academic Staff and Graduate Study Education Exam (ALES) conducted by Student Selection and Placement Center (OSYM) or GRE Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score or Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) score equivalent to ALES score of 55. 2-English proficiency (at least 70 out of 100 from the Profiency Exam conducted by Ege University Foreign Language Department, or at least 50 out of 100 from ÜDS (University Language Examination conducted by OSYM) or TOEFL or IELTS score equivalent to UDS score of 50. The candidates fulfilling the criteria outlined above are invited to interwiev. The assessment for admission to masters programs is based on : 50% of ALES, 25% of academic success in the undergraduate programme (cumulative grade point average (CGPA) ) and 25% of interview grade. The required minimum interview grade is 50 out of 100. The candidates having an assessed score of 60 at least are accepted into the Master's programme. The results of the evaluation are announced by the Directorate of Graduate School.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The rules for recognition of formal prior learning are well defined. A student who is currently enrolled in a Master's Degree programme in the same discipline at another institution and has successfully completed at least one semester, upon submitting all required documents before the deadline, may transfer to the Master's Programme at EGE University upon the recommendation of the department administration and with the approval of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School. The decision taken will also include eligibility for exemption from some course requirements of the graduate program. Students who transfer from another university must be successful in the EGE University English Proficiency Exam or in an equivalent English examination. Recognition of prior non-formal and in-formal learning is at the beginning stage in Turkish Higher Education Institutions. Ege University is not an exception to this.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
The programme consists of a minimum of seven courses delivered within the graduate programme of the department and in related fields, one seminar course, and thesis, with a minimum of 21 local credits. The seminar course and thesis are non-credit and graded on a pass/fail basis. The duration of the programme is four semesters. The maximum period to complete course work in a masters program with thesis is 4 semesters. However, with the approval of their advisors, students can in subsequent semesters take additional departmental courses with or without credits. The total ECTS credits of the programme is 120 ECTS. A student may take undergraduate courses on the condition that the courses have not been taken during the undergraduate program. However, at most two of these courses may be counted to the Master's course load and credits. Students must register for thesis work and the Specialization Field course offered by his supervisor every semester following the semester, in which the supervisor is appointed. A student who has completed work on the thesis within the time period, must write a thesis, using the data collected, according to the specifications of the Graduate School Thesis Writing Guide. The thesis must be defended in front of a jury. The Master's thesis jury is appointed on the recommendations of the relevant Department Chairperson and with the approval of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School. The jury is composed of the thesis supervisor and 3 to 5 faculty members. Of the appointed jury members, up to one may be selected from another Department or another University. In case the jury consists of 3 members, the co-supervisor cannot be the jury member. A majority vote by the jury members determines the outcome of the thesis or examination. The vote can be for "acceptance", "rejection" or "correction". The Department Chairperson will inform the Director of the Graduate School, in writing, of the jury's decision within 3 days. To correct or change a thesis found incomplete and/or inadequate by the jury, the jury must specify in its report that such corrections are necessary. A student may be given, by a decision of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School, up to three months to complete the corrections. The student must then retake the thesis examination.
Profile of The Programme
The aim of Fundamentals of Nursing master program is to develop an ability to use practical and theorical information in the level of specialty acquired at the field of Fundamentals of Nursing and to solve the problems required specialty using scientific research methods in the student. Fundamentals of Nursing master program consists of a training process of three semesters. Student takes theoretical lessons during the three semesters. Student carry out a research with a faculty member in the second and third semester. Basic Principles and practice in Nursing I Basıc Principles And Practices in Nursing II are compulsory courses Students must take lesson of at least 21 credits until the end of third semester. Students can take the following courses for self improvement. Practice of Basic Principles and Practices in Nursing I, Practice of Basıc Principles and Practices in Nursing II, Communication in Health Sciences, Ergonomics in Nursing, Health assessment, Research in Health Science, Computer Applied Biostatistics I.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Ones who completed Fundamentals of Nursing master program work as "a nurse"," Chief Clinical Officer ","education nurse"or "nurse manager in hospitals "at the same time as a research asistant and lecturer at nursing schools and teacher of vocational courses at colleges of nursing.
Access to Further Studies
Graduates who successfully completed the Master's Degree may apply to doctorate (third cycle) programmes in the same or in related disciplines.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Student take two midterm exams, one final exam and if necessary he/she take resit exam from courses taken. The final grade is 65. Student presents a seminar in seminar course.
Graduation Requirements
Graduation requirements are explained in the section “Qualification Requirements and Regulations” .
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Prof. Dr. Leyla Khorshid, Ege University School of Nursing, 35100 Bornova İzmir e-mail: leyla.khorshid@ege.edu.tr leyla.khorshid@yahoo.com Phone: 0-232-3881103/168 Fax: : 0-232-3886374
Facilities
The department of Fundamentals of nursing has a computer laboratory, a skills laboratory, library. Our University has education hospital with 1800 beds. Two professors, three assistant professors, five faculty Lecturer(s) work in our department.

Key Learning Outcomes
1To be able to deliver care in accordance with nursing process by doing health assessment of the individual, family and community
2To be able to perform basic nursing skills towards the principles of professional practice
3To be able to do teaching of basic nursing skills
4To be able to gain the ability to access, evaluate and interpret information by making scientific research

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
TYYÇKey Learning Outcomes
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KNOWLEDGE1
2
SKILLS1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Competence to Work Independently and Take Responsibility)1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Learning Competence)1
COMPETENCES (Communication and Social Competence)1
2
3
4
COMPETENCES (Field Specific Competence)1
2
3

Course Structure Diagram with Credits
T : Theoretical P: Practice L : Laboratory
1. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304155012008 Basic Principles and Practices in Nursing I Compulsory 2 0 0 6
2 930415SEÇ.İÖTZSZ.YL1 ELECTIVE COURSES 1 Elective - - - 4
3 9304155212013 Nursing Process Compulsory 4 2 0 12
4 9304155072016 Research in Health Sciences Compulsory 2 0 0 8
Total 8 2 0 30
 
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304155022008 Basic Principles and Practices in Nursing II Compulsory 2 0 0 6
2 930415SEÇ.İÖTZSZ.YL2 ELECTIVE COURSES 1 Elective - - - 24
3 SBE.DPR Term Project Compulsory 0 0 0 10
Total 2 0 0 40
 
ELECTIVE COURSES 1
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304155032008 Nursing Concepts I Elective 2 0 0 6
2 9304155042008 Nursing Concepts II Elective 2 0 0 6
3 9304155052008 Communication in Nursing Elective 2 0 0 6
4 9304155062008 Home Care Principles Elective 2 0 0 6
5 9304155082008 Critical Thinking in Nursing Elective 2 0 0 6
6 9304155092008 Deontology in Nursing Elective 2 0 0 6
7 9304155102008 Computer-oriented Biostatistics I Elective 2 0 0 8
8 9304155132008 Quality in Nursing Elective 2 0 0 6
9 9304155152008 Clinical Teaching in Nursing Elective 2 0 0 6
10 9304155172008 Nursing Diagnosis Elective 2 0 0 6
11 9304155192008 Basic Principles and Practices in Nursing Practice Elective 0 4 0 12
12 9304155222013 Ergonomics in Nursing Elective 4 2 0 6
13 9304155232013 Confor in Nursing Elective 2 0 0 6
ELECTIVE COURSES 1
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304155032008 Nursing Concepts I Elective 2 0 0 6
2 9304155042008 Nursing Concepts II Elective 2 0 0 6
3 9304155052008 Communication in Nursing Elective 2 0 0 6
4 9304155062008 Home Care Principles Elective 2 0 0 6
5 9304155082008 Critical Thinking in Nursing Elective 2 0 0 6
6 9304155092008 Deontology in Nursing Elective 2 0 0 6
7 9304155102008 Computer-oriented Biostatistics I Elective 2 0 0 8
8 9304155132008 Quality in Nursing Elective 2 0 0 6
9 9304155152008 Clinical Teaching in Nursing Elective 2 0 0 6
10 9304155172008 Nursing Diagnosis Elective 2 0 0 6
11 9304155192008 Basic Principles and Practices in Nursing Practice Elective 0 4 0 12
12 9304155222013 Ergonomics in Nursing Elective 4 2 0 6
13 9304155232013 Confor in Nursing Elective 2 0 0 6
 
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