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Fundamentals of Nursing is a compulsory course belonging to the Undergraduate Degree in Nursing offered by the Faculty of Health Sciences, comprising 12 ECTS credits distributed into two subjects of 6 credits each: Fundamentals of Nursing I and Fundamentals of Nursing II.
Fundamentals of Nursing I is a core subject taught in the second semester of the first academic year.
Fundamentals of Nursing II is a compulsory subject taught in the first semester of the second academic year.
This discipline constitutes a central axis in the theoretical and methodological foundations of nursing in the practicum and, in particular, in the following subject: Practicum IV: Fundamentals of Nursing and Adult Nursing I.
The main objective of Fundamentals of Nursing is to analyse, organise and systematise all the contents of this discipline to find its core principles and the basic differences between nursing and other branches of knowledge and professions. Besides, Fundamentals of Nursing is intended to set the epistemological and historical anthropological foundations for nursing research.
Specific Competences (CE)
General Competences of the Degree Course (CG):>>Nursing sciences module
Specific transversal competences of the degree course :>>Foreign language proficiency
Specific transversal competences of the degree course :>>IT and information competences
Specific transversal competences of the degree course:>>Oral and written communication competences