Community nursing science 120

Module code GVP 120
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

Care of individuals, families and communities in the community nursing context. Comprehensive approach to the care of infants, children, women, men and those within unique settings or circumstances (e. g. the elderly, the homeless, marginalised communities, emergency situations and reproductive health). Common community health problems.
Communicable diseases and immunisation, HIV/Aids. Chronic physical and mental health problems. Social pathology in the community.

Module credits 25.00
NQF Level 05
Prerequisites GVP 110
Contact time 1 other contact session per week, 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Nursing Science
Period of presentation Semester 2

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