Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Public Health Nursing II HMS 511 0 2 + 6 5 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. AYŞE ÇEVİRME
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. AYŞE ÇEVİRME,
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective Making the participants of the course to take into account the public health in their practices and behave in accordance with this standpoint; make them know the health organization and regulations in Turkey, protective health care practices, environmental health practices, immunization practices, the public health practices regarding the non-contagious diseases, old-age health practices, mothers health and family planning practices and childrens health practices.
Course Content The course discusses the functions and basic principles of the public health professional in terms of the protection and development of the health of the family and individual, early diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation. Within this framework, the course includes the place of the midwives in the special areas such as the historical development, definition and roles of the public health services, evaluation of the health, family structure and culture, environment, work, school, health of the aged people, mothers and childs health, adolescents health, environmental health, and genetics, the health services, health organizations and health politics.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Enabling the students to define the environment they work in with its main characteristics, Lecture, Drilland Practice, Group Study, Testing, Performance Task,
2 Helping them comprehend the importance of being aware of the occupational rights, tasks and responsibilities, Lecture, Drilland Practice, Group Study, Brain Storming, Testing, Performance Task,
3 Being able to apply the methods of problem solving in the solution of the health problems, Lecture, Drilland Practice, Group Study, Brain Storming, Testing, Performance Task,
4 Making the students able to establish an effective communication with the environment in which they work, Lecture, Drilland Practice, Group Study, Brain Storming, Testing, Performance Task,
5 Being able to follow the scientific and technological developments regarding the public health, Lecture, Drilland Practice, Group Study, Self Study, Testing, Performance Task,
6 Being able to cooperate with the relevant institutions and establishments in solving the health problems of the society, Lecture, Drilland Practice, Group Study, Brain Storming, Testing, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Emergence and history of the Public Health sciences
2 Introduction to the Public Health and Public Health Nursing
3 Basic health services, the institutions providing these services,
4 the evolution policy in health,familial medicine,nursing role and status in familial medicine
5 Family nursing process, the home visits and their importance
6 Health education + The 1st Quiz
7 Mothers and childs health, immunization in children
8 Adolescents health
9 Adolescents health
10 Family planning services
11 Family planning services + 2nd MIDTERM EXAM
12 Health of the aged people
13 Anthropology, culture and health
14 Nutrition of the society and its importance
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 70
1. Performans Görevi (Uygulama) 30
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Performance Task (Application) 1 10 10
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 147
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.88
dersAKTSKredisi 6