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Professional Studies in Nursing

What is the programme all about?

Professional Studies in Nursing is a Bachelor-level exchange programme which involves a sneak peek to the Finnish nursing education, including theoretical studies in nursing. Some courses are conducted in multi-professional groups and also with other exchange students from various fields of studies.

Nursing programme doesn’t offer practical placements in hospital settings.

Admission criteria

The applicants should be students enrolled at a partner university of Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences and have at least one year of previous studies in the field. The English language skills of students should be approximately on level B2 on the European language scale. One semester of full-time studies normally includes about 30 ECTS credits worth of courses for each student.

Course offering

  • Autumn semester 2021

    2.9.-17.12.2021

    • IE00CZ13 Countdown to Finnish Nursing 2 ECTS
    • BA00CO80 Evidence-Based Nursing and Information Searching 2 ECTS
    • BA00CO70 Ethicality in Nursing 2 ECTS
    • BA00CO98 Health and Social Services in Finland 2 ECTS
    • BA00CO92 Sustainable Development and Global Health 2 ECTS
    • BA00CP02 Wellbeing Technologies in Health and Social Services 2 ECTS
    • KD06APSU012 Finnish Language and Culture 3 ECTS

    Please note that SeAMK doesn’t offer practical training in hospital or health care settings.

  • Spring semester 2022

    21 February 2022 - 25 May 2022

    • IE00CZ13 Countdown to Finnish Nursing 2 ECTS (Mandatory course for exchange students, organized online, student can complete this independently 23.2.-20.3.2022.)
    • BA00CW45 Pre-Hospital Emergency Care, 2 ECTS (Organized online, student can complete this independently any time before Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Simulations.)
    • BA00CW46 Pre-Hospital Emergency Care – Simulations, 3 ECTS (Organised 14.3.-14.4.2022. The Pre-Hospital Emergency Care online course is mandatory to complete before this simulation.)
    • BA00CU05 Perioperative Nursing, 2 ECTS (Organized online, student can complete this independently any time before Perioperative Nursing Simulations.)
    • BA00CW08 Perioperative Nursing – Simulations, 3 ECTS (Organised 19.4.2022-25.5.2022. The Perioperative Nursing online course is mandatory to complete before this simulation.)
    • BA00CW40 Human Errors in Nursing – Viewpoints on Patient Safety, 2 ECTS (Organized online, student can complete this independently any time until 19.3.2022.)
    • BA00CP24 Gerontological Nursing, 3 ECTS
    • BA00CU04 Palliative and End of Life Care, 2 ECTS
    • BA00CU03 Infectious Diseases and Vaccination Skills, 2 ECTS
    • BA00CO68 Professional Interaction and Clinical Skills – Simulations, 3 ECTS
    • BA00CO90 Clinical Training Promoting Health Individually and Globally, 4 ECTS (Living Lab training environment)
    • KD06APSU012 Finnish Language and Culture, 3 ECTS

     

    Please note that SeAMK doesn’t currently offer practical training in hospital or health care settings in the exchange programme. For this reason, the nursing simulations are an integral part of the exchange studies.

  • Autumn semester 2022

    2 Sep - 16 Dec 2022

    Please choose about 20-30 ECTS for one semester in your Learning Agreement.

    IE00CZ13 Countdown to Finnish Nursing, 2 ECTS
    BA00DB28 Health and Social Services in Finland, 3 ECTS
    BA00CO80 Evidence-Based Nursing and Information Searching, 2 ECTS
    BA00CO70 Ethicality in Nursing, 2 ECTS
    BA00CO92 Sustainable Development and Global Health, 2 ECTS
    BA00CP02 Wellbeing Technologies in Health and Social Services, 2 ECTS
    BA00DA71 Assessing Patient’s Vital Functions 2 ECTS
    BA00CP20 Surgical Nursing, 3 ECTS
    BA00CU06 Gynaecological Nursing and Maternity Health, 3 ECTS
    BA00CU05 Perioperative Nursing, 2 ECTS
    BA00CT97 Acute Care Nursing, 2 ECTS
    BA00CW45 Pre-Hospital Emergency Care, 2 ECTS
    BA00CO94 Health Education and Patient Counselling – Simulations, 3 ECTS
    BA00CG91 Medical Subjects in Nursing, 3 ECTS
    BA00CW40 Human Errors in Nursing – Viewpoints on Patient Safety, 2 ECTS
    XX00CI72 Business and Entrepreneurship, 3 ECTS

     

  • Spring semester 2023

    21 Feb - 25 May 2023

    Please choose about 20-30 ECTS for one semester in your Learning Agreement.

    IE00CZ13 Countdown to Finnish Nursing, 2 ECTS
    BA00CO70 Ethicality in Nursing, 2 ECTS
    BA00DB72 Sustainable Development and Global Health, 2 ECTS
    BA00CU05 Perioperative Nursing, 2 ECTS
    BA00CW08 Perioperative Nursing – Simulations, 3 ECTS
    BA00CW45 Pre-Hospital Emergency Care, 2 ECTS
    BA00CW46 Pre-Hospital Emergency Care – Simulations, 3 ECTS
    BA00CP06 Medication and Fluid Care I, 2 ECTS
    BA00CP24 Gerontological Nursing, 3 ECTS
    BA00CU04 Palliative and End of Life Care, 2 ECTS
    BA00CU03 Infectious Diseases and Vaccination Skills, 2 ECTS
    IE00DC81 Medical Subjects in Nursing, 2 ECTS
    BA00CO68 Professional Interaction and Clinical Skills – Simulations, 3 ECTS
    YP00BO16 Introduction to Project Work, 3 ECTS
    BA00CW40 Human Errors in Nursing – Viewpoints on Patient Safety, 2 ECTS
    BA00CO90 Clinical Training Promoting Health Individually and Globally, 4 ECTS