Bachelor's degree in Nursing (to qualify as a nurse) (Trento)

Community nursing (2017/2018)

Course code
4S000083
Credits
6
Coordinator
Luisa Saiani

Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
INFERMIERISTICA DI COMUNITA' 1 MED/45-NURSING INF TN - 3° anno 2° sem Luisa Saiani
INFERMIERISTICA IN SALUTE MENTALE 1 MED/45-NURSING INF TN - 3° anno 2° sem Marta Parolin
SOCIOLOGIA DELLA FAMIGLIA 1 SPS/07-GENERAL SOCIOLOGY INF TN - 3° anno 2° sem Francesco Miele
PSICOLOGIA DEI GRUPPI 2 M-PSI/01-GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY INF TN - 3° anno 2° sem Franco Fraccaroli
PSICHIATRIA 1 MED/25-PSYCHIATRY INF TN - 3° anno 2° sem Corrado Barbui

Learning outcomes

The course offers knowledge and reflections on how the community can face health and social needs.
The students will be able to recognize the contribution of the psychosocial sciences to understand the groups dynamics and the changes of family in a multicultural society, to understand the groups’ decision-making process, especially in the working settings. Moreover the students will learn important skills such how to deliver care in the community and in the psychiatric setting .
The course is divided into the following modules:
- community nursing
- sociology of health and family
- psychology of groups
- mental health nursing
- psychiatry
for a total of 6 ECTS credits.

Syllabus

- process of decision making in the professional groups
- formal and informal networks in the welfare model
- family models in multicultural societies
- psychopathologies and psychiatric semeiotics
- caring approach to the person with mental illness and his/her family
- community nursing
- planned discharge and continuity of care

Assessment methods and criteria

The exam consists in two written tests referring respectively to the block of the three modules of group psychology, community nursing, sociology of health and family and the block related to psychiatry and nursing in mental health. There will be open and multiple-choice questions, aimed to assess the knowledge learned and the students’ ability to apply them into the practice. The exam has to be passed by achieving the minimum passing score on all five modules.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Pellizzari Mara L'infermiere di comunità - Dalla teoria alla prassi (Edizione 1) McGraw-Hill 2008 978-8-838-67313-9
Saiani L, Brugnolli A Trattato Cure Infermieristiche Idelson Gnocchi 2014
Vincenzo Raucci, Giovanni Spaccapeli Fondamenti di infermieristica in salute mentale (Edizione 1) Maggioli Editore 2013 9788838783562
Francesco Miele, Enrico Maria Piras Mettere la cura in pratica. Professioni e scene della cura fuori dagli ospedali (Edizione 1) Ledizioni 2017 9788867056378
Malaguti D. Fare squadra. Psicologia dei gruppi di lavoro il Mulino 2007
Tatarelli Manuale di psichiatria e salute mentale per le lauree sanitarie Piccin 2009 9788829919628




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