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.


Syllabus   

FIRST YEAR

WINTER SEMESTER

LECTURER SUBJECT

ECTS

Pajnkihar,
Šostar Turk
Research and Research Methodology

10

Pajnkihar Theories, Concepts and Practice of Nursing

10

Vrbnjak, Pajnkihar Evidence Based Nursing

5

Borstner Ethics and Philosophy in Health Care

5

Total  

30

SUMMER SEMESTER

LECTURER SUBJECT

ECTS

Ramovš Gerontological Nursing Care

10

  Ellective Course 1

10

  Ellective Course 2

10

Total  

30

1st year total

60

ELECTIVE COURSES

LECTURER SUBJECT

ECTS

  Management and Economics in  Health Care and Social Organizations

10

Kraljić Legal Questions in Nursing Care

10

Pšunder Pedagogy with Andragogy Basics

10

Pandel Mikuš The Importance of Diet for Protection and Health Promotion

10

 

SECOND YEAR

WINTER SEMESTER

LECTURER SUBJECT

ECTS

Mcllfatrick Gerontological Nursing Care and Palliative Care

10

Ramovš Social Gerontology and Social Work

10

Turk Pathophysiology of Aging 

5

Krčevski Škvarč Pain Management and Palliative Care

5

Total  

30

SUMMER SEMESTER

LECTURER SUBJECT

ECTS

Pečovnik Balon Elderly and Chronic Diseases

5

  Ellective Course

5

Vrbnjak Master‘s Thesis

5

Total  

30

2nd year total

60

ELECTIVE COURSES

LECTURER SUBJECT

ECTS

  Infections in Healthcare

5

Stričević Ergonomic Approaches in Health Care

5

Štiglic The Role of Information and Communication Technologies
in the Life of Elderly

5