Dynamics of nursing practice 154

Module code DNP 154
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

Nursing facilitation of health promotion and illness prevention.
The Primary health care (PHC) approach and its underlying principles. Health promotion as part of the PHC approach. Models and approaches, planning and implementation of health promotion and illness prevention programmes. Health screening and its relevant assessment skills. Educational skills and the health service consumer in the teaching-learning situation. Disability and rehabilitation care as preventative and health promotive modality. The principles underlying rehabilitation care. Evaluation of health promotion and illness prevention programmes. Promotion of mental well-being: stress, conflict, substance abuse, violence and physical abuse.
NB: Only for selected BCur students.

Module credits 13.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Academic organisation Nursing Science
Period of presentation Quarter 4

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