COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Home Care Services in Elderly * YBP   282 4 2 2 2

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Lec. Şenay DAĞILGAN
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.AYŞE İNEL MANAV1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To explain and apply the skills and attitudes in a basic knowledge of home care of older individuals
Content
Age and Home Care The Home Care Institutions in the World and in Turkey Health Protection and Promotion in Elderly Health Education in Elderly Home and Environmental Regulations Home Care Case Management Seminars

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1. Explains basic principles and concepts with elderly care.
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2. States aging, aging process and changes in the aging process.
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3.Explains personal , social, cultural differences of elderly individuals, and the basic information for improving the quality of life .
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4.Distinguishes social , professional , ethical principles and laws in elderly care.
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5. Describes interventions in elderly care.
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6.Describes interventions personal , social, cultural differences of elderly individuals regarding enviromental regulations in home aged care.
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7.Describes physiological changes in old age and the principles of specific nutrition to common diseases.
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8. Lists health and occupational safety practices in working environment.
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9. Distinguishes social rehabilitation needs in elderly and performs them.
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10. Uses critical thinking , creative thinking and appropriate methods and techniques for the development of problem solving skills .
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11. Uses effectively first aid techniques in case of emergency in the elderly.
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12.Uses effectively interventions in holistic elderly care.
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13.Uses planned basic techniques of physical rehabilitation in the elderly .
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14. Takes responsibility for solving old problems in society as individuals and groups.
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15.Analyzes information with a critical approach by themselves .
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16. Uses the skills to communicate effectively with elderly persons and others.
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17.Uses tools , information and communication technologies in working envoriment.
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18.Monitors information in the field using at least one foreign language and comminicates with colleagues.
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19. İnitiatives for the thinking and development of their performance .
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20.Monitors artistic, scientific events and current events in community and in the world.

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 İntroduction Source lecture notes and course offerings
2 Age and Home Care Source lecture notes and course offerings
3 The Home Care Institutions in the World and in Turkey Source lecture notes and course offerings
4 Health Protection and Promotion in Elderly Source lecture notes and course offerings
5 Health Education in Elderly Source lecture notes and course offerings
6 Home and Environmental Regulations Source lecture notes and course offerings
7 Home Care Case Management Source lecture notes and course offerings
8 Mid-Term Exam Source lecture notes and course offerings
9 Seminars:Dementia Source lecture notes and course offerings
10 Seminars:Hypertansion Source lecture notes and course offerings
11 Seminars:Diabetes Mellitus Source lecture notes and course offerings
12 Seminars:Parkinsonism Source lecture notes and course offerings
13 Seminars:Stroke Source lecture notes and course offerings
14 Evoluation the Course Source lecture notes and course offerings
15 Evoluation the Course Source lecture notes and course offerings
16-17 Term Exams Source lecture notes and course offerings

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources
1. www. gebam.hacettepe.edu.tr
2. Kutsal YG. Temel Geriatri. Ankara: Güneş Kitabevleri, 2007
3. Arıoğlu S. Geriatri ve Gerontoloji. Ankara: MN Medikal&Nobel Tıp Kitap Sarayı, 2006.