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Home Nursing Practice (6 cr)

Code: SWNSW207-3004

General information


20.11.2023 - 04.01.2024


08.01.2024 - 31.07.2024

Number of ECTS credits allocated

6 op

Mode of delivery



School of Health and Social Studies

Teaching languages

  • English


0 - 60

Degree programmes

  • Bachelor's Degree Programme in Nursing


  • Venni Wang
  • Johanna Rinne
  • Suleiman Kamau

Teacher in charge

Venni Wang


  • SNS22SG2
    Bachelor's Degree Programme in Nursing
  • SNS22SG1
    Bachelor's Degree Programme in Nursing


Purpose of the course

After completing the course, you will be able to plan, implement and evaluate evidence-based care, services and counselling in nursing home environments as a member of a multiprofessional team

Competence of the course:

Clinical Competence
Evidence-based action and decision-making competence
Health Promotion Competence
Entrepreneurship, innovation and working community competence

Learning outcomes of the course

You are able to support and promote the good life, health and functional capacity of individuals and families in diverse and nursing home environments. You plan, implement and evaluate a safe client-centred treatment/service and guidance in gerontological nursing. You will deepen your gerontological knowledge considering the client's environment. You will utilise evidence-based nursing research in making decisions and take responsibilities for your actions in an effective, ethical and professional manner. You are motivated to work in nursing home environments responding to the client's physical, psychological, social and existing needs holistically.


Professional practice in diverse and homelike settings.

Location and time

2nd-3rd year, 1st-2nd semester
Outpatient home care unit / Enhanced service housing / Standard service housing

Oppimateriaali ja suositeltava kirjallisuus

Nursing clinical practice guidelines
Current Care guidelines
Current other material

Teaching methods

Practice in a home-like environment and reflective learning diary

Employer connections

Practice in a home-like environment 152h

Exam schedules


International connections


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Student workload

Passed practice 152h
Passed reflectice learning diary 10h

Content scheduling

Passed practice 152h
Passed reflectice learning diary 10h

Further information

Further information:

Evaluation scale


Assessment criteria, approved/failed

Professional practice will be assessed as pass / fail according to separate evaluation criteria.


You have the basic skills to promote health, function and well-being of individuals and families, and to plan, implement and evaluate nursing / gerontological nursing. You master the basics of communication and interaction.