Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9304175302013Domestic Violance PreventionElective124
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of (1) domestic violence definitions, causes, consequences, and prevention strategies (2) the roles and responsibility of the health care providers (3) how domestic violence is prevented in the health care system (4) knowledge in developing, implementing and evaluating intervention strategies about domestic violence.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof.Dr. Aynur Uysal
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to define types of domestic violence.
2To be able to recognize signs of domestic violence.
3To be able to define the models to explane domestic violence
4To be able to sescribe ways you can help victims of domestic abuse.
5To be able to describe the legal issues involved with domestic violence
6To be able to describe methods for keeping safe from domestic abuse.
7To be able to describe the after-effects of domestic abuse.
Mode of Delivery
Evening Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
• Definition of domestic violence • The Epidemiology of domestic violence • Causes, consequences, prevention strategies of domestic violence • The political and legal issues about domestic violence • Early detection methods of domestic violence • The role and responsibility of health care provider
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Domestic violence: Definition and epidemiologyReading
2The models to explane domestic violenceReading
3Causes and consequences of domestic violenceSeminar
4The political and legal issues about domestic violenceSeminar
5The institution and organization associated with domestic violenceReading
6Early detection methods of domestic violenceReading
7The role and responsibility of health care providerReading
8Midterm examPrepation for midterm exam
9Intimate partner violenceReading
10Intimate partner violence preventionSeminar
11Child abuse and neglectSeminar
12Child abuse and neglect preventionReading
13Elder abuse and neglectReading
14Elder abuse and neglect preventionReading
15Final examPreparation for final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Lecture notes are supplied by the lecturer
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
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SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Seminar122
Self Study14342
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
Reading14114
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)120
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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