norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description VIU8081 - Optional, Individual Study related to Elderly (2005/2006)

LevelUndergraduate
ECTS Credits15
DurationSpring
LanguageNorwegian
Prerequisite(s) 
Aim

The Student:
*presents a problem statement and methodological framework for an empiricall√ły founded individual project, with focus on development of practice within health- and social services
*demonstrates professional knowledge related to chosen subject, and explains the theoretical and clinical perspectives involved
*develops the ability to reflection, critical analysis and presentation of knowledge/results

Content

Optional subjects of study:
*senile dementia: diagnosis, treatment and care
*rehabilitation of elderly with disabilities
*multicultural perspective related to care for the elderly
*acute diseases and injuries in the elderly
*health promotion and prevention of disease and disability among the elderly
*aging,health and tecnology
*professional education and care for the care-giver
*health- and social work in local communities
*psyciatrics issues related to aging: collaboration and community networking

Study MethodsLectures, Group Works, Net Supported Learning, Meeting(s) / Seminar(s), Tutoring
AssessmentHome Exam
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsNone