Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Methods and Nursing HMS 679 0 2 + 0 2 6
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. YURDANUR DİKMEN
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Course Objective This lecture aims to examine the methods used apart from modern medicine in the protection and improvement of health of individuals, families and communities
Course Content This lecture includes the methods used apart from modern medicine in the protection and improvement of health of individuals, families and communities
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To explain methods used together with modern medicine intended to protection of health of person, family and community Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
2 To explain methods used together with modern medicine intended to promoting of health of person, family and community Lecture, Discussion, Group Study, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
3 To explain methods used together with modern medicine intended to improving in case of illness person, family and community Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Description of Complementary and Alternative Treatment
2 The role of nurse in Complementary and Alternative methods
3 Therapeutic Touch
4 The use of Therapeutic Touch in Research
5 Massage
6 The use of Massage in Nursing (in our country and in the World)
7 Aromatherapy, Acupressure, Acupuncture, Shiatsu
8 Aromatherapy, Acupressure in Nursing
9 Reflexology
10 The use of Reflexology in Nursing (in our country and in the World)
11 Music
12 The use of music in Nursing(in our country and in the World)
13 The use of complementary and alternative treatments in cancer
14 The use of complementary and alternative treatment in pain.
Resources
Course Notes Potter PA, Perry AG (2009). Fundamentals of Nursing. 7th ed. Canada: Mosby Company, 771-785. <br><br>Cassileth RA, Deng G, Vickers A, Yeung KS, Chwistek M, Garrity D, Gubili J, Vroom P (2007). PDQ Onkoloji Kanserde Tamamlayıcı Tıp. &#272;stanbul: Istanbul Medikal Yayıncılık. (Ceviri Ed: E.Topuz). <br><br>Erin N (2006). Complementary and alternative medicine. Holistic Nursing Practice September/October, 242-246.<br><br>Yıldırım YY, Fadıloğlu C, Uyar M (2006). Palyatif kanser bakımında tamamlayıcı tedaviler. Ağrı, 18 (1): 26-32.<br><br>Khorshid L, Yapucu U (2005). Tamamlayıcı tedavilerde hemsirenin rolu. Ataturk Universitesi Hemsirelik Yuksekokulu Dergisi, 2 :124-130.<br><br>Cole A, Shanley E (1998). Complementary therapies as a means of developing the scope of professional nursing practice. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 27, 1171–1176
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Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Based on knowledge acquired during a Master’s degree program, the student increases his/her advanced and up-to-date knowledge to a higher level via original ideas and/or research while being aware of life-long learning. X
2 Understands interdisciplinary interactions in his/her field, analyzes and evaluates new and complex ideas. X
3 Expands knowledge in his/her field via publishing a scientific article in national and/or international peer-reviewed journals. X
4 Uses skills of creative and critical thinking, problem solving, and research and evidence based decision making when solving complex problems in the field of nursing. X
5 Can communicate and discuss in at least one foreign language at an advanced level in oral, written, and visual forms.
6 Provides solutions to social, scientific, and ethical matters encountered in the field and in the profession and supports the development of such values. X
7 As an expert in the field, uses effective communication skills for defending his/her original opinions. X
8 Leads in environments that require solving original and interdisciplinary problems. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 40
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
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 5 80
Mid-terms 1 6 6
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 12 12
Final examination 1 12 12
Total Workload 158
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.32
dersAKTSKredisi 6