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Graduate School of Health Sciences - Internal Nursing - Geriatric Nursing - Second Cycle Programme with Thesis



General Description
History
Master of science in Geriatric Nursing program at Internal Medicine Nursing Department started in 2009
Qualification Awarded
The Master’s Degree in Internal Nursing (Geriatric Nursing) is awarded to the graduates who have successfully fulfilled all programme requirements.
Level of Qualification
Second Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
For master program, candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree and they should fulfill the conditions which are declared by Ege University Institue of Health Sciences in spring and fall semesters.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
Regulations for Graduate Education provisions shall apply which is published by the Councile of Higher Education (Republic of Turkey Official Journal, Date: 20.04.2016/29690).
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Regulations for Graduate Education provisions shall apply which is published by the Councile of Higher Education (Republic of Turkey Official Journal, Date: 20.04.2016/29690).
Profile of The Programme
The profile of the program is to reflect the theoretical knowledge which gained in education process to clinical application, to do scientific research for to reach knowledge, to gain ability to analyze and evaluate the knowledge.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Nurses with a Master of Science in Geriatric Nursing (MsN) Degree can serve as clinical nurse specialist and nursing managers in geriatric clinics of public hospitals, university hospitals or private hospitals and public/private nursing home or they can serve as nurse case manager in home care agencies. Besides, they can advance their academic careers in nursing departments at Faculties of Medical Science or in Faculties 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
Ege University Regulations for Graduate Education provisions apply for examination regulations, assesment and grading.
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
Program Director: Ayfer KARADAKOVAN, Professor Ege University Faculty of Nursing Bornova/Izmir Tel: 0 (232) 311 55 10 e-mail: ayfer.karadakovan@ege.edu.tr
Facilities
The candidates benefit from all facilities as library, Internet, scientific meetings of Ege University, the Faculty of Nursing and Medicine Nursing Department.

Key Learning Outcomes
1Improving and deepening their knowledge related to the field of geriatric nursing at the level of expertise based on their nursing licence education competence
2Comprehending the interaction between the disciplines associated with the field of geriatric nursing
3Transforming the theoretical and practical knowledge that they obtained as regards to the field of geriatric nursing at the level of expertise into behaviours
4Forming new informations by combining their geriatric nursing knowledge with the informations coming from different disciplines
5Fictionalising a problem related to the geriatric nursing independently, developing solutions for them, solving them, evaluating the results and applying when necessary
6Evaluating the informations related to the field of geriatric nursing with a critical point of view, directing the learning process and conducting the advanced studies independently
7Transmitting the current developments and their own studies in the field of geriatric nursing to the groups both in their own field and in the other fields in oral, written or visual formats in a systematic way
8Analyzing the social relationships and the norms governing these relationships with a critical pointview, developing these and taking action to change them when deemed necessary
9Using the computer softwares as well as the informatics and communication technologies as much as required by the field of geriatric nursing
10Developing practice plans in the matters regarding the geriatric nursing and evaluating the obtained results within the framework of quality processes
11Considering the social, scientific and ethical values in gathering, interpreting and announcing the data related to the geriatric nursing and sharing these values
12Applying the information and problem solving skills obtained in the geriatric nursing in the interdisciplinary studies

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
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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 9304185072016 Chronic Disease Management to Elderly I Compulsory 2 0 0 4
2 930418SEÇ.YL1 ELECTIVE COURSES 1 Elective - - - 14
3 9304185152009 Geriatric Intensive Care Nursing Compulsory 2 0 0 4
4 9304185052009 Sociologic View To Aging Compulsory 2 0 0 4
5 9304185012009 The Overview To Aging And Aging Theories Compulsory 2 0 0 4
Total 8 0 0 30
 
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304185062016 Chronic Disease Management to Elderly II Compulsory 2 0 0 4
2 930418SEÇ.YL2 ELECTIVE COURSES 1 Elective - - - 11
3 BAT102 Fundamentals of Scientific Research Compulsory 2 0 0 3
4 9304185182012 Palliative Care and End of Life Care Compulsory 3 0 0 6
5 SBEYLSEM500 Seminar Compulsory 0 0 0 6
Total 7 0 0 30
 
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 SBEYLUAD501 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 4
2 SBEYLTEZ501 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 26
Total 0 0 0 30
 
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 SBEYLUAD502 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 4
2 SBEYLTEZ502 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 26
Total 0 0 0 30
 
 
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