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Palliative and Terminal Care

Module name (EN): Palliative and Terminal Care
Degree programme: Health Care, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2014
Module code: BAP2507
SAP-Submodule-No.: P311-0092
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 5S (5 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 5
Semester: 5
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Oral examination

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
BAP2507 (P311-0092) Health Care, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2012, semester 5, mandatory course
BAP2507 (P311-0092) 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

[updated 14.04.2022]
Recommended as prerequisite for:
BAP2608 Rehabilitative Care
BAP5602 Case Management: Organizing and Managing the Provision of Nursing Care
BAP8707 Practical Training Module VII

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Module coordinator:
htwsaar intern

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will have acquired the skills to accompany people of all ages and their caregivers in the case of incurable illness and to support them according to their needs. The examination of incurable illness, pain, dying and death takes place in reflection of one´s own experiences and horizons of meaning.

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Module content:
1. Oncological and palliative care
2. Saying goodbye and mourning
3. Ethical and legal frameworks

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Teaching methods/Media:
Seminaristic instruction, field trip, group work, self-awareness

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

[updated 01.12.2020]
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