Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Symptom Management HMS 534 0 2 + 0 2 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi HAVVA SERT
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi HAVVA SERT,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective Students will be informed about pathophysiology of acute and chronic diseases, symptoms, treatment and care
Course Content it contains symptoms which are seen in the patients and provides evidence-based nursing practice.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Students recognize the symptoms which are seen in patients Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Case Study, Testing,
2 Students explain the etiology and pathophysiology of the symptoms Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Case Study, Testing,
3 Students perform evidence-based nursing care for the symptoms Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Case Study, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Concept of symptoms, Symptom Management and Models
2 Assesment of Pain and Symtom Management
3 Assessment of dyspnea, hypoxia and Symptom Management
4 Assessment of Hypertension, Hypotension and Symptom Management
5 Assessment of Fatigue and Symptom Management
6 Assessment of Bradycardia, Tachycardia and Symptom Management
7 Evaluation of Edema, dehydration, Acid and Symptom Management
8 Assessment of Anuria, oliguria, polyuria, pollakiuria, and hematuria and Symptom Management
9 Assessment of Nausea- vomiting, diarrhea and constipation and Symptom Management
10 Assessment of Melena, Hematekezya, hemoptysis, hematemesis and Symptom Management
11 Assessment of Purpura, Ekimozun and Symptom Management
12 Assessment of Consciousness Change and Communication Problems and Symptom Management
13 Assessment of Anxiety and Stress and Symptom Management
14 Assessment of Sleep Problems and Symptom Management
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 40
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Mid-terms 1 6 6
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 4 4
Final examination 1 9 9
Total Workload 147
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.88
dersAKTSKredisi 6