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GroupK72D15S/Degree Programme in Nursing (in English) (Kemi)
Study unitK702D18 Fundamentals of Nursing and Nursing Interventions, 7.00 ECTS credits, 187 h
UnitTerveysala (Meripuistokatu 26) Kemi
Time of implementationAutumn1/2015-2016, Autumn2/2015-2016
Responsible teacherKauppila Hannele, Luoma Anne
Other teachersHeikkinen Kirsi
Status of implementationFinished

Description status Ready
Language of instruction English
Starting and ending dates02.09.2015 - 31.12.2015
Minimum number of participants  
Maximum number of participants  
Enrolment period01.09.2015 - 30.09.2015
Implementation method
Virtuality 2 ECTS credits
R&D integration 0 ECTS credits
Resit dates of the exam 18.01.2016 klo 16:30-19:30, 15.02.2016 klo 16:30-19:30, 21.03.2016 klo 16:30-19:30, 18.04.2016 klo 16:30-19:30, 09.05.2016 klo 16:30-19:30, 01.06.2016 klo 16:30-19:30
Koulutuksen aikataulu (www-linkki)
Description language English 

Fundamentals of Nursing and Nursing Interventions 7 ECTS

Competence Goals:

The student is able to apply the theories of nursing sciences in his/her own data base and decision making. S/he gains knowledge and skills about decision making in nursing based on the nursing process model. The student is able to work basing his/her actions on the values, ethical principles, rules and legislation of nursing , in addition, s/he can assess the realization of these principles in clinical nursing work. The student takes responsibility of his/her personal professional actions and growth. S/he gets familiar with the interventions of nursing and applies them in clinical work. S/he practices professional interaction and communication, and ergonomy. S/he is familiar with aseptic working methods in theory and in practice, also understanding the main principles of infection prevention and control.

Assessment criteria  
Pedagogical arrangements

lectures,cooperative team work, exercises, independent work, laborations, library visit, professional visit

Course will be devided in three parts. You must pass all these to complete the course.


Literature and other material:

Kozier, B.& Erb B. et al. 2008. Fundamentals of Nursing. Concepts, Process and Practice .Pearson Education, Inc, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey.

Kassara Heidi, Paloposki Sanna, Holmia Silja, Murtonen Irja, Lipponen Varpu, Ketola Marja-Leena, Hietanen Helvi 2005. Hoitotyön osaaminen. Wsoy pro

Donahue, M. 1985. Nursing. The Finest Art. An illustrated history. The C.V.Mosby Company. St. Louis, Missouri USA

Also material in Moodle!


- history of Nursing

- central concepts in Nursing

- principles of Nursing

- Nursing process

- documentation, medical records

- patient-nurse interactive relationship

- decisionmaking in Nursing

- laws, decrees and regulations

- evidence based Nursing

- ethics in Nursing

- basic handskills

- Aseptic way to work and protection against infections


3 exams, evaluation 1-5

80 % participation in lectures, 100 % participation in laboration!!!