COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Occupational Therapy YBP   284 4 2 3 4

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. Emir İbrahim IŞIK
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.AYŞE İNEL MANAV1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
İncreasing quality of life in elderly person, creating the ability to apply occupation therapy to avoid the burnout syndrome of family of the elderly and caregivers according to the individual features
Content
1.Basic principles in occupation therapy, plannnig of of occupational therapy and the importance of social support systems and aging. 2. Activities of occupation therapy.

Learning Outcomes
1) Defines basic principles in occupation therapy.
2) Plans applications of occupational therapy according to ındividual and cultural values of the elderly.
3) Identifies requirements of occupational therapy in elderly person
4) Provides involvement of the family and community in occupation therapy.
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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 Fundamental Principles In Occupation Therapy and Planning Question and answer Lecture
Discussion
2 The Importance Of Occupation Therapy in Old Age Question and answer Lecture
Discussion
3 Social Support Systems in Old Age Question and answer Lecture
Discussion
4 Psychomotor activities Team work Lecture
Discussion
5 Mental activities Team work Lecture
Discussion
6 Art activities Team work Discussion
7 Exercise and sports activities Team work Lecture
Discussion
8 Mid-Term Exam Team work
9 Hobby Activities Team work Lecture
Discussion
10 A Time Of Sharing Aktivities Team work Lecture
Discussion
11 Outdoor Activities Team work Discussion
12 Game Activities Team work Lecture
Discussion
13 Sports Activities Team work Lecture
Discussion
14 Rehabilitation of Respiratory Aktivities Team work Lecture
Discussion
15 Spiritual Care Activities Team work Lecture
Discussion
16-17 Term Exams Team work

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook1. Yücel Nurullah, Demanslı Yıllara Değer Katan Aktiviteler, İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediyesi, İstanbul, 2000
2. Seyyar Ali., Sosyal Hizmetlerde Manevi Bakım, Şefkatli Eller yayınları, Ankara, 2007
3. Sabuncu Necmiye, Akça Ay Fatma, Klinik Beceriler-Sağlığın Değerlendirilmesi-Hasta Bakım ve Takibi, Nobel Tıp Kitabevi, İstanbul 2010
4.Kutsal Yeşim Gökçe, Temel Geriatri, 1. Baskı, Güneş Kitabevi, Ankara 2007.
5. Alev Büyükkınacı, Uðraþ Terapisi (Ergoterapi), Klinik Psikiyatri 2010;13:137-142
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