Nursing degree


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Introduction to university studies 5
Nursing Finnish 5
Society and legislation 5
Professional English 5
Nursing Swedish 5  
Leadership and service design 5    
Anatomy and physiology 5
Medication administration and patient safety 5
Clinical care I: Basic clinical care 5
Medicine I 5
Health care and health promotion 5
Clinical care II: Medical and surgical care 5
Medicine II 5  
Clinical care III: Anesthesiology and intensive care 5  
Clinical care IV: Home care and outpatient care 5  
Clinical care V: Care of women and children 5  
Nursing ethics 5  
Clinical care VI: Crisis, addiction and emergency care 5    
Clinical care VII: Psychiatric care 5    
Clinical practice: Basic care 5
Clinical practice: Internal medicine and surgical care 15  
Clinical practice: Home care and optional care 15  
Clinical practice: Learning and tutoring in health care and nursing 10    
Clinical practice: Psychiatric nursing 10    
(Select 30 ECTS)
Advances care: Polyclinical care 10      
Projects in working life 10      
Clinical practice: Extension studies practical training 20      
Child, adolescent and family nursing: advanced studies
Health promotion in chronic illness with children, adolescents and families 5      
Specificities of clinical care for children and adolescents 5      
Family nursing approaches in the care of children, adolescents and families 5      
Clinical nursing with children, adolescents and families: advanced clinical placement 15      
Evidence based care 5
Basic Research Methodology 5    
Research Methodology 5    
Thesis work: part 1 5    
Thesis work: part 2 5    
Thesis work: part 3 5    
ECTS credits per period / semester / academic year 606060606060606060606060606060606060

Due to the timing of optional and elective courses, credit accumulation per semester / academic year may vary.

Nursing degree programme includes four thematic fields:

- Health promotion, patient safety and evidence based care,60 cr
- Clinical competence and professionality 60 cr
- Research, development, innovation (RDI) and project competence 60 cr
- Deepened nursing competence 30 cr (not translated)