Nursing studies 253

Module code NUR 253
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

Medical nursing science.
Comprehensive medical nursing of patients with common medical health problems related to the respiratory, neurological, digestive, renal, endocrine and cardiovascular system, acute poisoning, cancer and haematological problems (anaemia and leukaemia) and metabolic disturbances. Disturbances of circulation and oedema formation. Overview of hypersensitivity reactions and auto-immune disorders. Examples from the clinical practice of nursing. Relevant assessment skills. Applied human nutrition.
NB: Only selected BCur students may register for this module.

Module credits 11.00
Prerequisites NUR 151,NUR 152,NUR 153,NUR 154,DNP 151,DNP 152,DNP 153,DNP 154,NPE 161,NPE 162,CIL 111 and 121 or AIM 101 or AIM 111 and 121 EOT 110 and 120 or ELH 121 and 122
Contact time 2 practicals per week, 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Nursing Science
Period of presentation Quarter 3

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