Module title: The wider experience of nursing in diverse settings

SCQF level: 07:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: LDN07105
Module leader: Ian Stables
School School of Health & Social Care
Subject area group: Mental Health and Learning Disability
Prerequisites

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added


Description of module content:

The psychosocial issues and health needs related to health care in the following disciplines will be explored:

People with mental health needs
People with learning disability
Children
Pregnant women
People with physical health care needs
Risk Assessment
Working in inter-Professional groups

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Demonstrate awareness of the health needs and psychosocial issues that affect people in the community with mental health needs.
LO2: Develop an awareness of the health needs and psychosocial issues that affect people in the community with physical health needs
LO3: Recognise the health needs and psychosocial issues for children in the community
LO4: Outline the health needs and psychosocial issues that affect pregnant women in the community
LO5: Gain an appreciation of the health needs and psychosocial issues that affect people with learning disabilities in the community, in collaboration with users and carers.
LO6: Practice in accordance to the NMC Code (2008) in delivering compassionate care whilst displaying effective communication skills.

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