Option: Gerontological Nursing Care

Zdravstvena nega (II. st.)

Duration of study: 2 years (120 ECTS)Title awarded at the end of the programme Magister zdravstvene nege, magistrica zdravstvene nege (Abbrev.: mag. zdr. nege)       

Short description

The purpose of the study field Gerontological Nursing Care is to give students opportunities to develop their knowledge, understanding and skills in the field of gerontology and critical awareness of current issues relevant to this area. Students will get knowledge and practice on scientific evidence, which provides an effective, safe and economical care according to the ethical principles, with an emphasis on respect for diversity and vulnerability, professional communication, the ability of reflective thinking and analysis, organization and management, and integration with interdisciplinary areas that contribute to the professional and academic as well personal development.

| The study programme is accredited until 15. 10. 2021 |


Syllabus 

 

1st YEAR

  WINTER SEMESTER SUMMER SEMESTER ECTS
Lecturer Subject L S E IW L S E IW
Pajnkihar, 

Šostar Turk

Research and Research Methodology 30 45 35 140 - - - - 250 10
Pajnkihar Theories, Concepts and Practice of Nursing 30 20 30 170 - - - - 250 10
Pajnkihar Evidence Based Nursing 15 10 30 70 - - - - 125 5
Borstner Ethics, Philosophy and Science Health 15 10 20 80 - - - - 125 5
Ramovš Gerontological Health Care - - - - 15 20 20 195 250 10
  Elecitve 1 - - - - 30 30 - 190 250 10
  Elecitve 2 - - - - 30 30 30 160 250 10
TOTAL 90 85 115 460 75 80 20-50 545-575 1500 60

ELECTIVE COURSES

Kovač Management and Economics in Health Care - - - - 30 30 - 190 250 10
Kraljić Legal Questions in Nursing Care - - - - 30 30 - 190 250 10
Pšunder Education with the Basis of Andragogics - - - - 30 30 - 190 250 10
Hlastan Ribič Importance of Nutrition for Health Protection 

and Prevention

- - - - 30 30 30 160 250 10

 

2nd YEAR

  WINTER SEMESTER SUMMER SEMESTER ECTS
Lecturer Subject L S E IW L S E IW
Mcllfatrick Palliative Care and Gerontology Nursing 15 20 20 195 - - - - 250 10
Ramovš Social Gerontology and Social Work 20 10 15 205 - - - - 250 10
Turk Pathophysiology of Aging 20 10 15 80 - - - - 125 5
Krčevski Škvarč Pain Control and Palliative Care 10 10 15 90 - - - - 125 5
Pečovnik Balon Chronic Diseases in the Elderly - - - - 15 20 20 195 250 10
  Elective 1 - - - - 10 10 20 85 125 5
  Master Thesis - - - - - 30 - 345 375 15
TOTAL 65 50 65 570 25 60 40 625 1500 60

ELECTIVE COURSES

Lešničar Infections in Health Care - - - - 10 10 20 85 125 5
Stričević Ergonomic Approaches In Health Care - - - - 10 10 20 85 125 5
Štiglic Role of ICT in Ageing - - - - 10 10 20 85 125 5