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Case Studies in Nursing and Care: Critical Reflection and Understanding

Module name (EN): Case Studies in Nursing and Care: Critical Reflection and Understanding
Degree programme: Health Care, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2014
Module code: BAP1504
SAP-Submodule-No.: P311-0107
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 6S (6 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 6
Semester: 5
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Case study

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
BAP1504 (P311-0107) Health Care, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2012, semester 5, mandatory course
BAP1504 (P311-0107) Health Care, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2014, semester 5, mandatory course
90 class hours (= 67.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 180 hours (equivalent to 6 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 112.5 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:
BAP6601 Helping, Showing, Advising: Educational Aspects of Nursing Care I
BAP6701 Helping, Showing, Advising: Educational Aspects of Nursing Care II

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Module coordinator:
htwsaar intern

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:
- be familiar with the concept of understanding cases using specific methods and be able to apply this knowledge.
- have internalized the systematics of hermeneutical case understanding as a basic requirement for professional care.
- have learned to take a questioning, (self-)reflective attitude with regard to the perceived singular-case-specific characteristics of the patients/patients in need of care.

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Module content:
1. Paradoxes of professional action
2. Hermeneutical case understanding
3. Applied case understanding

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Teaching methods/Media:
Group work, partner work, POL (problem oriented learning)/case work

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

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