NMHS32310 Comm & Pop Health Nurs (Int)

Academic Year 2020/2021

The focus of this module is on the integration of community health nursing theory and public health sciences to provide a theoretical basis for aggregate level care in partnership with communities.

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this module you should be able to,

1. Examine core professional values (health promotion, prevention of illness and injury, partnership, respect for the environment, respect for diversity, advocacy) as they relate to the care of communities and populations.
2. Describe the use of epidemiology in community assessment, planning, diagnosis, intervention, and outcome evaluation.
3. Critically analyze population-based nursing practice and its relationship to select theoretical models.
4. Value cultural differences and ethical perspectives in care to communities and populations.
5. Analyze social determinants of health of populations from national and global perspectives.
6. Explore contemporary issues in the care of communities and populations, including health care policy, health care systems and finance, environmental health issues, emergency preparedness and bioterrorism.

Indicative Module Content:

Student Effort Hours: 
Student Effort Type Hours
Lectures

20

Small Group

10

Specified Learning Activities

20

Autonomous Student Learning

75

Total

125

Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
Lectures
Small group work 
Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations

Not applicable to this module.


Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
 
Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
Assignment: 2000 word essay Coursework (End of Trimester) n/a Standard conversion grade scale 40% No

100


Carry forward of passed components
No
 
Remediation Type Remediation Timing
In-Module Resit Prior to relevant Programme Exam Board
Please see Student Jargon Buster for more information about remediation types and timing. 
Feedback Strategy/Strategies

• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
• Group/class feedback, post-assessment

How will my Feedback be Delivered?

Not yet recorded.

Name Role
Dr Aoife Claire MacCormac Lecturer / Co-Lecturer
Timetabling information is displayed only for guidance purposes, relates to the current Academic Year only and is subject to change.

 
Spring
       
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 24 Wed 09:00 - 10:50 Face to Face
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 19, 20 Wed 09:00 - 12:50 Face to Face
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 21 Wed 09:00 - 12:50 Face to Face
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 27 Wed 09:00 - 12:50 Face to Face
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 29 Wed 09:00 - 12:50 Face to Face
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 24 Wed 11:00 - 12:50 Face to Face
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 21 Wed 13:00 - 16:50 Face to Face
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 19, 20, 24, 27 Wed 14:00 - 15:50 Face to Face
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 29 Wed 14:00 - 15:50 Face to Face
Spring