Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
School Health Nursing HTP 527 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. AYŞE ÇEVİRME
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants
Course Category Other
Course Objective

It is aimed that the students acquire knowledge about the importance of school health and school health services. 

Course Content

History, definition of school health, location of school health in the world and Turkey, school health nursing, school health nurse s role and responsibilities, characteristics of school children, acute problems in school health in children, chronic problems in school health of children, risk davrananış in school children (smoking, alcohol use, sexual behavior), risky behavior in school children (Eating disorders, insufficient physical activity), violence in school, school health promotion programs, design of the school health office, safe school environment.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 The school s child and adolescent health assessment (history, physical examination) can Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam,
2 School children of physiological, psychological, apply the nursing process to social needs and problems Question-Answer, Discussion, Lecture, Testing, Oral Exam,
3 School children and adolescents premium for the health risks and problems, take the secondary and tertiary prevention measures Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
4 You can edit evaluate the physical conditions of the school environment Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
5 Healthy lifestyle behaviors and make health education is needed in the subject Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
6 School children and parents, school staff to make individual counseling Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
7 You can keep the school health records Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 history
2 Definition of school health
3 The place of school health in the world and in Turkey
4 school health nursing
5 Roles and responsibilities of the school health nurse
6 Characteristics of the schoolboy
7 School health acute problems in children
8 School health, acute and chronic problems in children
9 Chronic problems in school health children
10 Risky behaviors in school children (Smoking, alcohol use, Sexual behaviors)
11 Risky behaviors in school children (Nutrition disorders, Insufficient physical activity)
12 violence at school
13 School health promotion programs
14 Design of the school health office
Course Notes
Course Resources

Özcebe H, Ulukol B, Mollahaliloğlu S, Yardım N ve Kahraman F (eds). Sağlık Hizmetlerinde Okul Sağlığı Kitabı. T.C. Sağlık Bakanlığı Refik Saydam Hıfzısıhha Merkezi Başkanlığı Hıfzısıhha Mektebi Müdürlüğü. Yücel Ofset, Ankara, 2008. Özcebe H. Okullarda Sağlık Hakkı. Eğitimde Hakkı ve Eğitimde Haklar-Uluslararası İnsan Hakları Belgeleri Işığında Ulusal Mevzuatın Değerlendirilmesi. 215-288. ERG. Yelken Basım, İstanbul, Mart 2009. Murray NG, Low BJ, Hollis C, Cross AW, and Davis SM. Coordinated school health programs and academic achievement: a systematic review of the literature. Journal of School Health. November 2007;77(9):589-600. WHO Europe. Schools for Health in Europe. Lohrmann DK. A complementary ecological model of the coordinated school health program. Public Health Reports. 2008;123(6):695?703. Reprinted withpermission. Association of Schools of Public Health 

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Based on knowledge acquired during a Bachelor’s degree program, the student increases his/her knowledge pertaining to a same or different field to Master’s level. X
2 Works in cooperation with the health team and other disciplines by using effective communication skills. X
3 Complies with social, scientific, and ethical values during data collection, interpretation, and reporting. X
4 Uses skills of critical thinking, problem solving, and evidence and research based decision making when attempting to solve complex problems encountered in the field of nursing. X
5 Systematically transfers new developments and his/her research participation to people in the field or in other fields via written, oral, and visual terms X
6 Communicates orally and in writing in at least one foreign language. X
7 Uses information and communication technologies that enable one to follow new developments in the field with the awareness of life-long learning. X
8 Meets the health education, counseling, and care needs of individuals, families, and the population with a specialist holistic approach. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 30
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 10 10
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 5 5
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 153
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.12
dersAKTSKredisi 6