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About Study Course

Credit points / ECTS:2 / 3
Course supervisor: Ilona Zariņa
Study type:Full time
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Nursing Science
Language:English, Latvian
Branch of science:Medicine; Health Care


Gain knowledge and promote skills to implement an evidence - based care process using the newest in evidence-based scientific advances.


Philosophy and medical ethics, propaedeutics, an introduction to the library to use, medical terminology in a foreign language, concept of health.

Learning outcomes


Gained basic knowledge and understanding of the concept, meaning and possibilities of evidence-based care, research methodology and terminology, selection and processing of sources of professional information.


Students develop skills to use research methodology and terminology, and to use evidence based professional information.
Evaluate the latest evidence-based research and, according to the clinical situation, integrate it into care work.


As a result of the study course, students develop competence: the ability to implement evidence-based care using research methodology and terminology and the ability to apply evidence-based scientific achievements in nursing practice.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Nursing Studies1Bachelor’sRequiredIlona Zariņa
Nursing1Bachelor’sRequiredIlona Zariņa