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2015/2016 » Social Services, Health and Sports » Degree Programme in Nursing » THEORETICAL STUDIES » Health Care and Social Welfare » Health Promotion and Illness Prevention

Health Promotion and Illness Prevention

Realization plans
Code: NU15HS02
Name: Health Promotion and Illness Prevention
Extent of studies: 3
Rekommenderad studiegång (SP): Year 1: 3    Year 2:     Year 3:     Year 4:     Year 5:     
Prerequisites: Health Care and Social Welfare
Integral Aspects on Nursing Research
Course-specific competence: The student will:
-develop a holistic view of the human being
-become familiar with health promotion throughout the life span
-know the fundamental concepts of epidemiology, health and illness, and differentiates health promotion from health protection or illness prevention
-recognize factors hazardous to health, and will be able to apply an individual approach to health promotion and prevention
-be able to identify theoretical frameworks used in individual health promotion
-be able to support health promotion and illness prevention for specific patient groups at risk
-become familiar with different aspects of measuring health: subjective and objective measurements
-become familiar with screenings, and be able to apply this knowledge to nursing care
-understand the concept of health and lifestyle and be able to apply that to disorders linked to lifestyle
-recognize the connection between illness and social factors
Course-specific competence (file):
Language of instruction: English
Administering Degree Programme: Degree Programme in Nursing

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