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Third Cycle Programmes (Doctorate Degree)

Graduate School of Health Sciences - Community Health Nursing - Third Cycle Programme



General Description
History
Community Health Nursing Bachelor Degree Doctoral Program is a program conducted by the Community Health Nursing Department at Ege University School of Nursing since 1987 also at Ege University Faculty of Nursing since 2011.
Qualification Awarded
The Doctoral Degree (PhD) in Community Health Nursing (third cyle in Community Health Nursing) is awarded to the graduates who have successfully fullfilled all programme requirements.
Level of Qualification
Third Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
In doctoral program, the applicants who have providing that bachelor's degree in nursing, midwifery or health officer, have master's degree from Health Sciences Institutes or Social Sciences Institutes, have taken at least 70 points from ALES, at least 55 points from YDS exam or received an equivalent score from a test accepted by the Interuniversity Council (UAK) is invited to the interview exam in the fall and spring semesters. The required minimum interview grade is 60 out of 100. 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) ), 25% of interview grade. The candidates having an assessed score of 65 at least are accepted into the Doctorate 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)
Formal
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
For students with master degree, the doctorate programme consists of a minimum of 7 courses on condition that minimum of 21 national credits, lecture on spicialized field, proficiency exam and thesis study. Total credit of the program is 240 ECTS. The students should be successful the courses in which mainly theoretical and applications and should be finishing his doctoral thesis to graduate from the program. The required minimum note is 75 out of 100 or 2.5 out of 4 (CB) for the student can be successful in related course. The student who successfully complete his courses take an proficiency exam. This doctoral students who pass the exam will start the thesis. Thesis proposal is presented the jury. The student introduce progress and results of the thesis to a thesis monitoring committee every six months. The student have to write results about his thesis in accordance with the rules of writing thesis the relevant institutions. Thesis is defended orally in front of the jury. After the completed of thesis exam, the jury decide by absolute mejority acceptance, rejection or correction data.
Profile of The Programme
The aim of this program is student who have expertise in the community health nursing can produce solutions to problems through using advanced level of knowledge, skills and competencies in individual, family and community health services, make critical analysis and evaluation, reveal the results with independent and original research.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Nurses with Degree of Doctor of Community Health Nursing can serve as clinical nurse specialists or nursing managers in public hospitals, university hospitals or private hospitals. They can serve as unit supervisor and manager in Ministry of Health- Community Health Institute and City Public Health Administrative. They can further advance their academic careers in nursing and midwifery departments in Community Health Nursing Departments at Faculties of Medical Science or Schools of Nursing.
Access to Further Studies
Graduates who succesfully completed doctorate degree may apply to both in the same or related disciplines in higher education institutions at home or abroad to get a position in academic staff or to governmental R&D centres to get expert position.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Measurement and assessment methods for each course are thoroughly described in the curriculum.
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
The President of The Program: Professor Suheyla OZSOY Ege University Faculty of Nursing Tel:02323115501 Fax:023233886374 e-mail: suheyla.ozsoy@ege.edu.tr
Facilities
Postgraduate students are recruited as research assistants in the department within the confines of vacant positions. They are expected to participate in researches and projects carried out by the department. They also contribute to the academic congresses and meetings in accordance with their field of interest.

Key Learning Outcomes
1Be able to understand the role of government in the provision of health services to the community.
2 Be able to understand the dynamic processes that cause cultural differences and be able to give adequate care to people who are from different cultures.
3Be able to give the prerequisites of post-graduate education, improving the academic body of knowledge and conducting further investigations in community health nursing through up-to-date and genuine ideas and researches to provide mastery over the academic field and eventually inspiring innovative resolutions
4 Be able to develop insight into the interdisciplinary interaction in community health nursing field and attaining original outcomes by using expert knowledge in analyzing, deriving and evaluating novel and sophisticated ideas
5Be able to build up a systematic approach to new ideas in community health nursing and gaining advanced skills in academic research methods
6Be able to develop an innovative scientific method or practicing an already established model in a different field by studying, understanding, designing, adapting and implementing an original method.
7 Be able to conduct a critical analysis, interpretation and evaluation of new and sophisticated ideas.
8Be able to contribute to the scientific literature with an original research to be published in academic journals, which develops a new scientific method or adapts a scientific method to a new field.
9Be able to have a scientific article on community health nursing published in national and/or international refereed journals in order to broaden the academic perspective in the field.
10Be able to become the leader by attending political processes, which needs creating solutions for unique and interdisciplinary problems.
11Be able to defend public health programs and resources by using critical thinking skills.
12Be able to analyze social relations and basic social norms with a critical perspective, improve, and manage proactive measures to transform these relations when necessary.
13Be able to develop effective communication skills to advocate a point of view within an expert academic group
14Be able to have oral and written proficiency at least in one foreign language, efficiently communicating and discussing scientific topics (“European Language Portfolio Global Scale”, Level C1).
15Be able to introduce technological, social and cultural developments in academic and professional fields to contribute to constructing the information society.
16Be able to maintain a functional interaction by using strategically decision-making processes in solving problems.
17Be able to create solutions in social, scientific and ethical issues in academic and professional fields and supporting the development of such assets.

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
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COMPETENCES (Competence to Work Independently and Take Responsibility)1
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COMPETENCES (Learning Competence)1
COMPETENCES (Communication and Social Competence)1
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COMPETENCES (Field Specific Competence)1
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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 9304026012019 Community Health Nursing With Risk Approach I Compulsory 3 0 0 6
2 9304026011996 Community Health Nursing With Risk Approach I Compulsory 3 0 0 6
3 9304026022019 Community Health Nursing With Risk Approach II Compulsory 3 0 0 6
4 930402SEÇ.DR1 ELECTIVE COURSES Elective - - - 24
5 930402SDG1 ELECTIVE COURSES Elective - - - 12
6 9304026452019 Research and Health Sciences Compulsory 3 0 0 6
Total 12 0 0 60
 
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304026062019 Advanced Community Health Nursing I Compulsory 3 0 0 6
2 9304026142019 Advanced Community Health Nursing II Compulsory 3 0 0 6
3 9304026021996 Community Health Nursing With Risk Approach II Compulsory 3 0 0 6
4 930402SEÇ.DR2 ELECTIVE COURSES Elective - - - 17
5 930402SDG2 ELECTIVE COURSES Elective - - - 11
6 9304026182016 Qualitative Research in Nursing Compulsory 2 0 0 4
7 9304026182019 Qualitative Research in Nursing Compulsory 2 0 0 4
8 SBEDRSEM600 Seminar Compulsory 0 0 0 3
9 SBEDRSEM600 Seminar Compulsory 0 0 0 3
Total 13 0 0 60
 
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304026062000 Advanced Community Health Nursing I Compulsory 3 0 0 6
2 930402SEÇ.DR3 ELECTIVE COURSES Elective - - - 19
3 930402SDG3 ELECTIVE COURSES Elective - - - 25
4 SBEDRUAD601 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 5
5 SBEDRUAD601 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 5
Total 3 0 0 60
 
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304026142002 Advanced Community Health Nursing II Compulsory 3 0 0 6
2 EBB6852017 Development and Learning Compulsory 3 0 0 4
3 930402SEÇ.DR4 ELECTIVE COURSES Elective - - - 13
4 9304026472014 Innovative Developments in The Community Health Nursing Compulsory 3 0 0 6
5 EBB6832017 Planning and Assesment in Education Compulsory 3 2 0 6
6 SBEDRYET601 Qualification Exam Compulsory 0 0 0 5
7 SBEDRUAD602 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 5
8 SBEDRUAD602 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 5
9 SBEDRTEZ601 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 5
10 SBEDRTO601 Thesis Proposal Compulsory 0 0 0 5
Total 12 2 0 60
 
5. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 EBB6852017 Development and Learning Compulsory 3 0 0 4
2 EBB6832017 Planning and Assesment in Education Compulsory 3 2 0 6
3 SBEDRYET601 Qualification Exam Compulsory 0 0 0 5
4 SBEDRUAD603 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 5
5 SBEDRUAD603 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 5
6 SBEDRTEZ601 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 15
7 SBEDRTEZ602 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 25
8 SBEDRTO601 Thesis Proposal Compulsory 0 0 0 5
Total 6 2 0 70
 
6. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 SBEDRUAD604 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 5
2 SBEDRUAD604 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 5
3 SBEDRTEZ602 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 25
4 SBEDRTEZ603 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 25
Total 0 0 0 60
 
7. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 SBEDRUAD605 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 5
2 SBEDRUAD605 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 5
3 SBEDRTEZ603 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 25
4 SBEDRTEZ604 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 25
Total 0 0 0 60
 
8. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 SBEDRUAD606 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 5
2 SBEDRUAD606 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 5
3 SBEDRTEZ604 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 25
4 SBEDRTEZ605 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 25
Total 0 0 0 60
 
ELECTIVE COURSES
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304026032005 Practices of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach I Elective 0 6 0 12
2 9304026042005 Practices Of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach II Elective 0 6 0 12
3 9304026072015 Evidence Based Research For Nursing Practice Elective 2 0 0 4
4 9304026082005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice I Elective 0 6 0 12
5 9304026102005 Nursing Theory and Philosophy II Elective 3 0 0 6
6 9304026162005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice II Elective 0 6 0 12
7 9304026212000 Occupational Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 4
8 9304026232000 School Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 4
9 9304026282005 Nursing Theory and Philosophy-I Elective 3 0 0 6
10 9304026302011 Home Care Services Elective 2 0 0 4
11 9304026322005 Transcultural Nursing Elective 1 0 0 2
12 9304026402008 Review Research in Terms of Methodology Elective 3 0 0 6
13 9304026432005 Family Health Nursing Elective 3 2 0 10
ELECTIVE COURSES
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304026032005 Practices of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach I Elective 0 6 0 0
2 9304026042005 Practices Of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach II Elective 0 6 0 0
3 9304026072015 Evidence Based Research For Nursing Practice Elective 2 0 0 0
4 9304026082005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice I Elective 0 6 0 0
5 9304026102015 Hemşirelik Uygulamaları İçin Kanıta Dayalı Araştırma Elective 2 0 0 0
6 9304026162005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice II Elective 0 6 0 0
7 9304026212000 Occupational Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 0
8 9304026232000 School Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 0
9 9304026282005 Nursing Theory and Philosophy-I Elective 3 0 0 0
10 9304026302011 Home Care Services Elective 2 0 0 0
11 9304026322005 Transcultural Nursing Elective 1 0 0 0
12 9304026402008 Review Research in Terms of Methodology Elective 3 0 0 0
13 9304026432005 Family Health Nursing Elective 3 2 0 10
14 9304026442019 Reproductive Health in Emergency and Disaster Elective 2 0 0 0
15 9304026472019 Innovative Developments in The Community Health Nursing Elective 3 0 0 0
ELECTIVE COURSES
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304026032005 Practices of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach I Elective 0 6 0 12
2 9304026042005 Practices Of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach II Elective 0 6 0 12
3 9304026072015 Evidence Based Research For Nursing Practice Elective 2 0 0 4
4 9304026082005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice I Elective 0 6 0 12
5 9304026102005 Nursing Theory and Philosophy II Elective 3 0 0 6
6 9304026162005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice II Elective 0 6 0 12
7 9304026212000 Occupational Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 4
8 9304026232000 School Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 4
9 9304026282005 Nursing Theory and Philosophy-I Elective 3 0 0 6
10 9304026302011 Home Care Services Elective 2 0 0 4
11 9304026322005 Transcultural Nursing Elective 1 0 0 2
12 9304026402008 Review Research in Terms of Methodology Elective 3 0 0 6
13 9304026432005 Family Health Nursing Elective 3 2 0 10
ELECTIVE COURSES
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304026032005 Practices of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach I Elective 0 6 0 0
2 9304026042005 Practices Of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach II Elective 0 6 0 0
3 9304026072015 Evidence Based Research For Nursing Practice Elective 2 0 0 0
4 9304026082005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice I Elective 0 6 0 0
5 9304026102015 Hemşirelik Uygulamaları İçin Kanıta Dayalı Araştırma Elective 2 0 0 0
6 9304026162005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice II Elective 0 6 0 0
7 9304026212000 Occupational Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 0
8 9304026232000 School Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 0
9 9304026282005 Nursing Theory and Philosophy-I Elective 3 0 0 0
10 9304026302011 Home Care Services Elective 2 0 0 0
11 9304026322005 Transcultural Nursing Elective 1 0 0 0
12 9304026402008 Review Research in Terms of Methodology Elective 3 0 0 0
13 9304026432005 Family Health Nursing Elective 3 2 0 0
14 9304026442019 Reproductive Health in Emergency and Disaster Elective 2 0 0 0
15 9304026472019 Innovative Developments in The Community Health Nursing Elective 3 0 0 0
ELECTIVE COURSES
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304026032005 Practices of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach I Elective 0 6 0 12
2 9304026042005 Practices Of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach II Elective 0 6 0 12
3 9304026072015 Evidence Based Research For Nursing Practice Elective 2 0 0 4
4 9304026082005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice I Elective 0 6 0 12
5 9304026102005 Nursing Theory and Philosophy II Elective 3 0 0 6
6 9304026162005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice II Elective 0 6 0 12
7 9304026212000 Occupational Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 4
8 9304026232000 School Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 4
9 9304026282005 Nursing Theory and Philosophy-I Elective 3 0 0 6
10 9304026302011 Home Care Services Elective 2 0 0 4
11 9304026322005 Transcultural Nursing Elective 1 0 0 2
12 9304026402008 Review Research in Terms of Methodology Elective 3 0 0 6
13 9304026432005 Family Health Nursing Elective 3 2 0 10
ELECTIVE COURSES
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304026032005 Practices of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach I Elective 0 6 0 0
2 9304026042005 Practices Of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach II Elective 0 6 0 0
3 9304026072015 Evidence Based Research For Nursing Practice Elective 2 0 0 0
4 9304026082005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice I Elective 0 6 0 0
5 9304026102015 Hemşirelik Uygulamaları İçin Kanıta Dayalı Araştırma Elective 2 0 0 0
6 9304026162005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice II Elective 0 6 0 0
7 9304026212000 Occupational Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 0
8 9304026232000 School Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 0
9 9304026282005 Nursing Theory and Philosophy-I Elective 3 0 0 0
10 9304026302011 Home Care Services Elective 2 0 0 0
11 9304026322005 Transcultural Nursing Elective 1 0 0 0
12 9304026402008 Review Research in Terms of Methodology Elective 3 0 0 0
13 9304026432005 Family Health Nursing Elective 3 2 0 0
14 9304026442019 Reproductive Health in Emergency and Disaster Elective 2 0 0 0
15 9304026472019 Innovative Developments in The Community Health Nursing Elective 3 0 0 0
ELECTIVE COURSES
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9304026032005 Practices of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach I Elective 0 6 0 12
2 9304026042005 Practices Of Community Health Nursing with Risk Approach II Elective 0 6 0 12
3 9304026072015 Evidence Based Research For Nursing Practice Elective 2 0 0 4
4 9304026082005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice I Elective 0 6 0 12
5 9304026102005 Nursing Theory and Philosophy II Elective 3 0 0 6
6 9304026162005 Advanced Community Health Nursing Practice II Elective 0 6 0 12
7 9304026212000 Occupational Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 4
8 9304026232000 School Health Nursing Practice Elective 0 2 0 4
9 9304026282005 Nursing Theory and Philosophy-I Elective 3 0 0 6
10 9304026302011 Home Care Services Elective 2 0 0 4
11 9304026322005 Transcultural Nursing Elective 1 0 0 2
12 9304026402008 Review Research in Terms of Methodology Elective 3 0 0 6
13 9304026432005 Family Health Nursing Elective 3 2 0 10
 
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