Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Health Literacy SAU 1221 0 2 + 0 2 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. YURDANUR DİKMEN
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Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective

To teach the basic information about Health Literacy (SOY) and to gain skills for the use of this information

Course Content

In this course, access to sufficient information about Health Literacy, the ability to use the acquired knowledge about Health Literacy in daily life and public education, ability to access correct information sources in the field of health will be discussed in different aspects.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Define health literacy for health professionals. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
2 Explain communication skills in health service delivery and users. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
3 Evaluates the sources of access to health information. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
4 Explain the basic concepts in health law. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 introduction
2 Health / Disease Basic Concepts
3 Contemporary Health Concept
4 Health Literacy Overview
5 Health Literacy for Health Professionals
6 Health Literacy for Health Care Users
7 Communication Skills in Health Service delivery and users
8 Sources of Access to Health Information
9 What to Know in Primary Health Care Use
10 Need to Know Secondary Health Care Use
11 What to Know in the Use of Third Stage Health Care
12 Strengthening Patients, Health Promotion
13 Health Law: Basic Concepts, Patient Rights, Patient Satisfaction
14 General Evaluation and Discussion of Health Literacy
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Course Resources

T.C. Sağlık Bakanlığı Temel Sağlık Hizmetleri Genel Müdürlüğü. Sağlığın Teşviki ve Geliştirilmesi Alanındaki Değerlendirmeler, 2011, Ankara., Yıldırım H. (2015) Sağlık Okuryazarlığı. Absam Analiz

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 100
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 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 16 1 16
Quiz 16 1 16
Total Workload 128
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.12
dersAKTSKredisi 5