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About Study Course

Credit points / ECTS:6 / 9
Course supervisor:Eva Cela
Study type:Full time
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Nursing Science
Language:English, Latvian
Branch of science:Medicine; Health Care

Objective

To strengthen the theoretical, professional knowledge, skills and abilities acquired in the 1st, 2nd, 3rd study year programme, providing quality care to patients at different ages. When applying critical thinking, care activities should be based on the standard of the nursing profession, ethical principles, clinical and industry procedures and guidelines, and patients' rights.

Prerequisites

Clinical pharmacology and pharmacological care, basics of clinical care, clinical care, care process and theories of nursing, internal and surgical diseases and patient care, placement 1, placement 2, rehabilitation and patient care, pediatrics and patient care, obstetrics and gynecology.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

Acquire basic knowledge in primary, secondary and tertiary level maternal and neonatal, child care.

Skills

Theoretical and practical skills required for planning and performing care in maternal and neonatal care, child care, gynecological diseases for patients both in the clinic and other health care institutions have been improved, taking into account the peculiarities of transcultural care. To develop an independent care plan for a specific patient and to provide care in accordance with the set priorities. Skills in educating the public and patients on health care issues.

Competence

Ability to apply and evaluate appropriate clinical procedures and other care activities – in the care of pediatric, obstetric and gynecological patients at different ages.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2021, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Nursing Studies, MZF5Bachelor’sRequired
Nursing, ĀSNMZF5Bachelor’sRequired