Course name Nursing of children and young persons
Course date 18.01.2022 - 20.02.2023
Institution XAMK University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 3 ECTS credit

Field Health and Wellbeing HUB
Teacher Xamk lehtori
Available for open UAS For Free
Level Bachelor

Queries related to enrolment practices
Enrolment period 22.11.2021 - 18.12.2022
Implementation plan
OPEN UAS Enrolment

Nursing of children and young persons

18.01.2022 - 20.02.2023

Course description

Objective: The student • Knows the normal growth and development of children. • Knows the special features of children and young people and can apply this knowledge to nursing. • Can apply knowledge about anatomy and physiology, applied pharmacology and medication to nursing children and young people. • Knows the most common diseases of children and young people to nursing. • Can take into account and support the family as part of nursing children and young people. Content: • The normal growth and development of children and special characteristics of the child and of young nursing/principles • Children`s health today • Respiratory diseases, gastrointestinal disorders, endocrine disorders • Children and medication • Pain Management • Family-Centered Pediatric Nursing


Assessment criteria

Learning assignments: Approved / failed Learning tests: Approved / failed.

Course way of working and time table

Learning material at Learn platform.

Students can start their studies approximately within a week after enrolling on this course. The estimated time for completing this course is two months.

Course info

The student progresses in the course within the course completion time according to your own schedule.

Campusonline students: This course starts on 18 January 2022 and students can start their studies approximaterly within one week after enrolling on the course. The course should be completed within two months. Enrolment is open until 18 December 2022.