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İzmir Atatürk Health School - Midwifery - First Cycle Programme



General Description
History
The Department has started training within Ege University Izmir Ataturk School of Health in the 1998-1999 academic years. Midwifery European Union Directives (80/154/EEC-80/155/EEC) are applied in the department which also provides MA program. There are Non-thesis, with thesis graduate and PhD programme in Midwifery.
Qualification Awarded
The Bachelor's Degree in Midwifery ( first cycle in Midwifery) is awarded to the graduates who have successfully completed all courses in the curriculum.
Level of Qualification
First Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
The general requirements explained in “General Admission Requirements” of Information on the Institution part are applied for admission of students.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The rules and regulations for recognition of formal prior learning are well defined. Transfer can be made among the institutions of which equivalency is recognized by Higher Education Council. Also successful vocational school graduates to continue their educaiton to obtain Bachelor’s degrees if they are successful in the selection and the placement examination (DGS, i.e. vertical transfer examination) are admitted. The courses to be taken by these students are determined by the relevant department, on the basis of courses they have completed in the programs from which they have graduated. Recognition of prior non-formal and in-formal learning is at the beginning stage in Turkish Higher Education Institutions. Ege University and hence of the Department is not an exception to this. However, exams of exemption are organised at the start of each year at the University for the courses of English Language and Computer Skills. The students who have completed the proficiencies for these courses on his/her own or through other means, and believe that they have achieved the learning outcomes specified are given the right to take the exemption exam. The students who achieve a passing grade from these exams are held exempt from the related course in the curriculum.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Students must obtain a grade point average of at least 2.00 out of 4.00 and successfully pass all courses on the programme (equivalent to a total of 240 ECTS).
Profile of The Programme
1. Objective of the Midwifery Department Undergraduate Program is to train contemporary midwives who have fundamental knowledge, skills and high self-esteem. 2. Along with the compulsory courses about basic medical science, obstetrics, and general knowledge there are elective courses as well.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Midwives work in public and private sector as well as they serve as an academician in universities In this context; midwifery departments are located in the Ministry of Health related institutions and organizations (health care and community health centers, hospitals within the scope of basic and / or Family Health Services), private health centers, hospitals or polyclinics, university hospitals or clinics, health sciences faculties and schools of health.
Access to Further Studies
The graduates holding Bachelor’s Degree are eligible to apply to Master’s Degree programmes at national level and /or international level both in the same and in related disciplines.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Assessment and evaluation method is defined in detail in the Course Curriculum taking the “Ege University Education Regulations and Guidelines for Assessment and Evaluation” into consideration.
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 Coordinator: Assoc. Prof.Hafize Öztürk CAN Address: Ege University Izmir Ataturk School of Health E.U. Campus - Bornova/İzmir Phone: (0232) 3882851 Fax: (0232) 3427975 E-Mail: iasaglik@mail.ege.edu.tr
Facilities
Two professor, five associate professors, one assistant prof. and six research assistants, Instructor training program assistants are serving in the department.Two skills lab sections (1 on Fundamental Principles and Applications Clinical Skills Laboratory and Laboratory of Obstetrics and Family Planning Counseling Skills) are available in the department. Ege University Faculty University Medical Faculty Hospital, the Health Ministry Education and Research Hospitals, State Hospitals and Maternal Hospitals, Maternal and Child Health and Family Planning Centers and local government owned health institutions are used as a practice area.

Key Learning Outcomes
1To be able to be devoted to the principles of Ataturk, be equipped with the cultural aspects, have high self-confidence and be aware of global and social changes,
2For the health and welfare of society; to be able to have the basic theoretical and practical knowledge and the holistic approach in accordance with the scientific advances in the field of midwifery and health
3To be able to be aware of the concept of health as a social phenomenon, provide necessary services by determining the needs of women, newborn, family and community about midwifery service
4To be able to own the responsibility for normal birth
5To be able to diagnose risky situations using the knowledge and skills in the field of Midwifery, develop evidence-based solutions and apply,
6To be able to use in-discipline and interdisciplinary approaches according to ethical principles as a member of the medical team ,
7To be able to use appropriate interpersonal communication and management skills,
8To be able to do scientific research and use in midwifery practices,
9To be able to develop herself by recognizing the importance of lifelong learning and following the developments about science-technology and contemporary issues,
10To be able to cooperate with civil society organizations and national and international professional organizations which support Midwifery profession,

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
TYYÇKey Learning Outcomes
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KNOWLEDGE1
SKILLS1
2
COMPETENCES (Competence to Work Independently and Take Responsibility)1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Learning Competence)1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Communication and Social Competence)1
2
3
4
5
COMPETENCES (Field Specific Competence)1
2

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 5502001292015 Compulsory 1 0 0 1
2 5502001161999 ANATOMY Compulsory 2 0 0 0
3 5502001092010 BASICS OF COMPUTER Compulsory 3 0 0 3
4 5502001192010 EMBRIOLOGY AND HYSTOLOGY Compulsory 2 0 0 2
5 5502001272010 FOREIGN LANGUAGE I Compulsory 4 0 0 4
6 5502001201999 GENETICS Compulsory 1 0 0 2
7 5502001242010 INTRODUCTION TO MIDWIFERY DEONTOLOGY Compulsory 1 0 0 2
8 15520201T11129 MICROBIOLOGY Compulsory 1 0 2 2
9 15520201T11131 PARASITOLOGY Compulsory 1 0 2 2
10 5502001102010 PHYSIOLOGY Compulsory 2 0 2 3
11 5502001022006 PRINCIPLES OF ATATURK AND RECENT TURKISH HISTORY I Compulsory 2 0 0 2
12 5502001262011 TRANSITION INTO UNIVERSITY LIFE Compulsory 2 0 0 2
13 5502001012006 TURKISH LANGUAGE I Compulsory 2 0 0 2
Total 24 0 6 27
 
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 5502001111998 BIOCHEMISTRY Compulsory 2 0 0 3
2 5502001151999 DRUG ABUSE Compulsory 1 0 0 1
3 5502001282010 FOREIGN LANGUAGE II Compulsory 4 0 0 4
4 5502001212010 FUNDAMENTALS OF MIDWIFERY Compulsory 4 8 4 0
5 5502001252000 INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIP IN MIDWIFRY Compulsory 2 0 0 2
6 5502001231999 PATOLOGY Compulsory 2 0 0 2
7 5502000942006 PRINCIPLES OF ATATURK AND RECENT TURKISH HISTORY II Compulsory 2 0 0 2
8 5502000922006 TURKISH LANGUAGE II Compulsory 2 0 0 2
Total 19 8 4 16
 
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 5502002232015 COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES Compulsory 2 0 0 3
2 SEÇMELİEBELİKDERS1 ELECTIVE 1 Elective - - - 4
3 5502002072010 HEALTH EDUCATION Compulsory 3 0 0 6
4 5502002212010 HEALTH PREVENTION, PROMOTION AND POLITICS Compulsory 2 0 0 2
5 5502002031998 MEDICAL SOCIOLOGY Compulsory 2 0 0 2
6 5502002082007 NUTRITION Compulsory 2 0 0 3
7 5502002022001 OBSTETRICS-I Compulsory 4 0 0 8
8 5502002041998 PHARMACOLOGY Compulsory 2 0 0 2
Total 19 0 0 30
 
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 5502002302012 Compulsory 0 0 0 3
2 5502002322015 COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES Compulsory 2 0 0 3
3 SEÇMELİEBELİKDERS2 ELECTIVE 2 Elective - - - 4
4 5502002112001 FIRST AID &EMERGENCY CARE Compulsory 2 0 0 2
5 5502002052010 OBSTETRICS-II Compulsory 6 8 0 15
6 5502002202010 SEXUAL AND PEPRODUCTIVE HEALTH Compulsory 3 0 0 3
Total 15 8 0 30
 
5. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 5502003082010 BIO STATISTICS Compulsory 2 0 0 4
2 SEÇMELİEBELİKDERS3 ELECTIVE 3 Elective - - - 4
3 5502003032010 NEWBORN HEALTH Compulsory 4 8 0 10
4 5502003022001 OBSTETRICS-III Compulsory 4 12 0 12
Total 12 20 0 30
 
6. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 5502003282012 Compulsory 0 0 0 3
2 5502003302015 Compulsory 2 0 0 2
3 SEÇMELİEBELİKDERS4 ELECTIVE 4 Elective - - - 4
4 5502003042015 EPIDEMIOLOGY Compulsory 2 0 0 2
5 5502003162009 GROWING AND DEVELOPING Compulsory 2 0 0 2
6 5502003052001 OBSTETRICS-IV Compulsory 4 8 0 12
7 5502003092001 RESEARCH PROCEDURES Compulsory 2 0 0 5
Total 14 8 0 30
 
7. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 SEÇMELİEBELİKDERS5 ELECTIVE 5 Elective - - - 6
2 5502004042001 ETHICS IN HEALTH SCIENCES Compulsory 2 0 0 2
3 5502004112010 HEALTH MANAGEMENT AND LAW Compulsory 2 0 0 2
4 5502004012010 MENTAL HEALTH Compulsory 2 0 0 2
5 5502004022001 MIDWIFERY IN COMMUNITY Compulsory 4 8 0 12
6 5502004192010 WOMEN HEALTH Compulsory 2 6 0 6
Total 14 14 0 30
 
8. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 15520201T11414 APPLICD MATERINAL AND CHILA HEALTH Compulsory 3 13 0 12
2 15520201T11412 APPLICED MATERINAL AND CHILA Compulsory 3 13 0 12
3 SEÇMELİEBELİKDERS6 ELECTIVE 6 Elective - - - 6
Total 7 26 0 30
 
ELECTIVE 1
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 5502002152010 READING AND SPEAKING IN FOREIGN LANGUAGE Elective 2 0 0 2
2 5502002172010 PSYCHOLOGY Elective 2 0 0 2
3 5502002232010 MEDIA LITERACY Elective 2 0 0 2
4 5502002312010 PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT Elective 2 0 0 2
5 5502002332012 FINE ART I(PAINTING,ARCHITECTURE,SCULPTURE,CARVING,ETC) Elective 2 0 0 2
6 5502002352012 PHYSICAL EDUCATION I (SWIMMING, VOLLEYBALL,TENNIS,BASKETBALL ETC.) Elective 2 0 0 2
7 5502002372012 MUSIC I Elective 2 0 0 2
8 5502002392012 FOLK DANCING I Elective 2 0 0 2
9 5502002412012 EFFECTIVE SPEAKING AND DICTION Elective 2 0 0 2
10 5502002452015 AKILCI İLAÇ KULLANIMI Elective 2 0 0 2
ELECTIVE 2
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 5502002162010 PROFESSIONAL LANGUAGE I Elective 2 0 0 2
2 5502002262010 INTRADUCTION PHILOSOPHY Elective 2 0 0 2
3 5502002282012 FAMILY PLANNING METHODS Elective 2 0 0 2
4 5502002322012 FINE ART II(PAINTING,ARCHITECTURE,SCULPTURE,CARVING,ETC) Elective 2 0 0 2
5 5502002402012 PHYSICAL EDUCATION II (SWIMMING, VOLLEYBALL,TENNIS,BASKETBALL ETC. Elective 2 0 0 2
6 5502002422012 MUSIC II Elective 2 0 0 2
7 5502002442012 FOLK DANCING II Elective 2 0 0 2
8 5502002462014 MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY Elective 2 0 0 2
ELECTIVE 3
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 5502003112010 PROFESSIONAL LANGUAGE II Elective 2 0 0 2
2 5502003152010 REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH IN HIGH RISK GROUPS Elective 2 0 0 2
3 5502003172010 TRANSCULTURAL MIDWIFERY Elective 2 0 0 2
4 5502003192012 PUBLIC EDUCATION I Elective 2 0 0 2
5 5502003212013 WOMEN IN THE WORLD AND IN OUR COUNTRY I Elective 2 0 0 2
6 5502003232013 FAMILY HEALTH Elective 2 0 0 2
ELECTIVE 4
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 5502003122010 FOREIGN LANGUGE FOR CAREER Elective 2 0 0 2
2 5502003242012 FAMILY COUNCELLING Elective 2 0 0 2
3 5502003262012 FİZİKSEL VE ZİHİNSEL TAMAMLAYICI UYGULAMALAR Elective 2 0 0 2
4 5502003302012 PUBLIC EDUCATION II Elective 2 0 0 2
5 5502003322013 WOMEN IN THE WORLD AND IN OUR COUNTRY II Elective 2 0 0 2
6 5502003342013 CHILD IN THE WORLD AND IN OUR COUNTRY Elective 2 0 0 2
7 5502003362014 INNOVATIONS IN HEALTHY Elective 2 0 0 2
ELECTIVE 5
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 5502004132010 ALTERNATIVE DELIVERY METHODS Elective 2 0 0 3
2 5502004152010 EVIDENCE-BASED MIDWIFERY PRACTICE Elective 2 0 0 3
3 5502004172010 CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION METHODS Elective 2 0 0 3
4 5502004212012 CONTROLLING CANCER AND MIDWIFERY(PROTECTION, EARLY DIAGNOSIS) Elective 2 0 0 3
5 5502004232012 GRADUATION WORK I Elective 2 0 0 3
6 5502004252012 BREASTFEEDING COUNSELLING Elective 2 0 0 3
7 5502004272013 CRITICAL THINKING Elective 2 0 0 3
8 5502004292015 MAKALE DEĞERLENDİRME Elective 2 0 0 3
9 5502004312016 ANNE VE BEBEK ÖLÜMLERİNİN ÖNLENMESİ Elective 2 0 0 3
ELECTIVE 6
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 5502004082010 INTRAUTERINE DEVICE APPLICATION Elective 1 2 0 3
2 5502004102010 SKILLS TRAINING Elective 3 0 0 3
3 5502004162012 EMERGENCY OBSTETRIC CARE Elective 2 0 0 3
4 5502004182012 GRADUATION WORK II Elective 2 0 0 3
5 5502004202013 PROFFESSIONAL IDENTITY Elective 2 0 0 3
 
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