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Ethical and Legal Issues in Nursing and Caregiving

Module name (EN): Ethical and Legal Issues in Nursing and Caregiving
Degree programme: Health Care, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2014
Module code: BAP3505
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 5S (5 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 5
Semester: 5
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Course achievement

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
BAP3505 Health Care, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2012, semester 5, mandatory course
BAP3505 Health Care, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2014, semester 5, mandatory course
75 class hours (= 56.25 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 93.75 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
BAP1101 Nursing and Caregiving as a Profession: Preparatory Orientation Course
BAP1102 Perception, Communication and Relationships
BAP2102 Understanding Patient Needs

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
BAP5602 Case Management: Organizing and Managing the Provision of Nursing Care
BAP6701 Helping, Showing, Advising: Educational Aspects of Nursing Care II

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Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Susanne Grundke
htwsaar intern

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:
_ have acquired a basic understanding of the ethical dimension of nursing care.
_ be professionally competent in ethical (nursing) care. They will be able to identify and systematically analyze ethical dimensions in concrete contexts.

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Module content:
1. Principles and central concepts of ethics
2. Classic positions in ethics
3. Ethical problems in nursing practice

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Teaching methods/Media:
Seminaristic instruction, group work, case discussions, video sequence analysis

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Recommended or required reading:
The current module reading list is handed out by the lecturer.

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