Extension studies

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Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

10 cr

Competency aims

The aim of this practical training is deepen the knowledge the student has gained during the theoretical studies and previous practical trainings.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the practical training the student is expected to be able to understand different aspects of nursing and actively use all knowledge he/she has about nursing. Harjoittelun päättyessä opiskelijan odotetaan ymmärtävän hoitotyön eri osa-alueita ja aktiivisesti käyttävän kaikkea oppimaansa tietoa hyväkseen hoitotyön eri kontekteissa. Student is able to understand the need and methods for health promotion, rehabilitative care and a leadership to promote health in different nursing contexts. Opiskelija ymmärtää terveysdenedistämisen tarpeen ja keinot, omaa kuntouttavan työotteen osana terveyden edistämistä eri hoitotyön kontekteissa. Student is able to plan and put into practise the care of the patient/client in different nursing contexts. Opiskelija osaa suunnitella potilaan / asiakkaan hoitoa eri hoitotyön konteksteissa. Student is able to document the nursing care in the way the unit he/she is working in demands. Opiskelija osaa dokumentoida hoitoa tavalla, jonka yksikkö jossa hän työskentelee, vaatii.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Student must have done the theoretical course the training is related to and have valid medical calculation exam on the day training starts. Student have to have done the most of the previous practical trainings.

Additional information

The practical placements are reserved by JobStep and during the time they are in the curriculum at least 2 weeks before the start of the practice so there is time to confirm the place. Confirmed practical training place must be cancelled 2 weeks before the start in case of that student can´t attend the training. The CV needs to be updated before reservations. Inform the teacher that you are going to practical training.

Study activities

Practical training - 270 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 270 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 270 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations: Examination 1 .... Examination 2.... etc. (examinations include written examination tests, demonstrations and presentations, reports and produktions, essays, and also presence at specified occasions) The examinations contribute to the final grade as follows: ...


  • Gray Pamela
  • Vahderpää Satu


Villikka Denise

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