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Elderly as a Social and Healthcare Client

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: SH00BC97
Curriculum: SH 2024K
Level: Bachelor of Nursing
Credits: 3 cr
Responsible Teacher: Lehtola, Kirsi
Language of Instruction: Finnish


Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)Language
3002SH2021-34CK, SH2021-34DK2025-01-01 – 2025-02-23Katja KetolaFinnish
3004SA2022V-23K, SH2022-3A, SH2022-3B2025-04-01 – 2025-05-31 Finnish

Student's Workload

Student's Workload: 81h

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

Prerequisites: Basic and subjectstudies in nursing.


Quality recommendations for the elderly care.
Deepening competence in the assessment and maintenance of operational capacity and resources. Identifying and assessing the service needs in the service process of an aging customer, utilizing multi-professionalism.
The environment, health, safety, family care of the elderly.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Study material provided by the teacher.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, exercises, autonomous study.

Assessment Criteria

Numerical evaluation on a scale of 0-5

Assessment Methods

Participation in contact teaching, participation in simulation, exam. Numeric assessment.