Nivå/kategori

Yrkesstudier

Undervisningsspråk

Engelska

Kurstyp

Obligatorisk

Rekommenderat studieår

3

Omfattning

5 sp

Kompetensmål

The aim for this course is for the students to deeper their knowledge about the managerial challenges the elderly care in Nordic countries are facing.

Läranderesultat

The overall objective is that you upon completion of the course have competences in analysing and illustrating challenges recognised by managers in the provision of elderly care. After the course you should: Comprehend and explain how professional individual’s can affect and are affected by working in organizations, also elderly care organizations. Interpret and explain organizational theories with own words and demonstrate the theories in empirical settings. Demonstrate and predict some of the challenges elderly care from a managerial perspective is facing in the Nordic counties. Shows and relates new work organizational approaches which are needed in order to enhance employee’s well being and employability.

Innehåll

Lectures Interview of leaders in the provision of elderly care Seminars Home-examination

Förkunskaper

Accomplished course: Leadership and management, AS- 1-012-(0)

Mer information

Learning philosophy The course builds on each students and collective critical reflect on prior experience in elderly care setting. The student has the main responsibility for her/his own learning but heavy focus will also be placed on learning in teams. Assessment The course has a division of group work (50%) and an individual work (50%). The assessment of the course is: Group presentation max. 40p. Exam max. 50p. Good and active presence max. 10 Total 100p. Points and grade: 100-91 points 5 90-81 points 4 80-71 points 3 70-61 points 2 60-51 points 1 50-0 points not accomplished the course

Litteratur

Sullivan, E & Decker, P. 2005. Effective leadership & management in nursing, 6th edition. Pearsoneducation international. Walshe, K & Smith, J. (2006) Healthcare Management, Open university press.

Studieaktiviteter

  • Föreläsningar - 40 timmar
  • Självstudier - 93 timmar
  • Nätbaserade - 0 timmar

Arbetsbelastning

  • Kursens totala antal arbetstimmar: 133 timmar
  • Varav självstyrda studieformer: 133 timmar
  • Varav schemalagda studier: 0 timmar

Undervisningsform

Närundervisning

Examinationsformer

  • Tentamina (skriftliga-, muntliga-, hem-)
  • Demonstrationer och färdighetsprov

Lärare

Gustavson Mia

Examinator

Gustavson Maria

Kursens hemsida

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Antal kursplatser

Ingen begränsning

Delprestation i kraft till

12 månader efter kursens slutdatum

Examinationsformer

  • Tentdatum meddelas senare - Tentamina
  • Datum meddelas senare - Demonstrationer och presentationer

Kurs- och studieplansökning