Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

15 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to develop the knowledge
about the nephrology patients caring process.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to
be able to understand the nephrology patients

Course contents

General studies
Nephrology patients caring process
Nephrology patients special caring needs

Prerequisites and co-requisites

The student has participated in the courses:
Anatomy and physiology
Clinical care I and II

Additional information

compulsory attendance

Recommended or required reading

Material provided by lectures

Study activities

  • Lectures - 70 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 10 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 100 hours
  • Individual studies - 160 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 65 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 405 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 405 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the
following examinations:
Examination 1 compulsory attendance in classes
Examination 2 approved written essays, reports
and learning diary

The examinations contribute to the final grade as
follows: ...


  • Blomster Marika
  • Brantberg Bettina
  • Halmén-Björkestam Susanne


Blomster Marika

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

2017-11-08 - Reports and productions

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