The course is included in these curricula and study modules

Nurse - psychiatric nursing 2001 - 2004 - Psychiatric nursing


Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

6 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to develop deeper knowledge in psychiatric nursing and care and provide the students with opportunities to develop their knowledge and practical competence.

Learning outcomes

The student deepens his/her knowledge, realises the significance of the caring relationship and is able to use his/her skills for the benefit of the patient. The student is able to analyse the limitations of his/her knowledge and to use professional counselling for support. The student gains deeper knowledge about the significance of ethical principles in psychiatric care, and is able to analyse and apply these principles.The student understands the significance of preventive mental health work and rehabilitation and is able to take part in rehabilitation.

Course contents

Theoretical studies 6cu, applied studies 30cu

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Basic studies, professional studies, Psychiatric Nursing and care I, Psychiatry I.

Additional information

Course accepted:
Accepted exercise assignments
Accepted examination
Accepted applied studies

Recommended or required reading

Fås i början av kursen.
Will be announced at the beginning of the course.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 90 hours
  • Individual studies - 70 hours
  • - 0 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 160 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 70 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 90 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams
  • Demonstrations and presentations
  • Reports and productions


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Group size

No limit

Course completion date

Date for course completion will be announced later

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

The timetable of the course

30.08.05 kl 10.00-11
13.09.05 kl 12.30-14.00
15.09.05 kl 10.15-11.45
22.09.05 kl 12.45-16
27.09.05 kl 13-15 paneldisk.
29.09.05 kl 10.15-11.45
04.10.05 kl 09-16
05.10.05 kl 12.45-14.15
06.10.05 kl 10.15-14.15
11.10.05 kl 10.15-16
18.10.05 kl 10.15-16
21.10.05 kl 12.45-14.15
04.11.05 kl 12.45-14.15
25.11.05 kl 10.00-13 tentamen
08.12.05 kl 10.15-11.45
kl 12.45-13.30

Godkänd kurs:
Godkända övningsuppgifter
Godkänt tentamen
Godkända tillämpade studier

Assessment methods

  • Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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