Information Package / Course Catalogue
Medication Administration in Nursing
Course Code: HES617
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Third Cycle (Doctorate Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

Examine basic components and legal aspects of medication, evidence based medication administration

Course Content

Basic components of medication, Legal aspects of medication, Principles of Drug Activity, Diagnostics For Administration of Medications, Evidence Based Practices in Safe Administration of Medications, Evidence Based Practices in Administration of Medications, Administration Routes and Evidence-Based Practices in Administration of Oral, Topical and Parenteral Medication

Name of Lecturer(s)
Lec. Yıldız DENAT
Learning Outcomes
1.Define basic components of medication
2.Discuss the legal aspects of medication
3.Explain the principles of medication action
4.It makes diagnostics for medication administration
5.Uses evidence based principles in safe medication administration
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Potter AP, Perry GA, Stockert AP, Hall MA, Fundamentals of nursing. 8nd Ed. Canada: Mosby, an Imprint of Elsevier Inc; 2013. p.908-911.
2.Phillips DL, Gorski L. Manual of I.V. Therapeutics, evidence-based practice for ınfusion therapy. 6nd Ed. Philadelphia: F.A. Davis Company; 2014. p.545-561.
3.Naomi PO, Mary A, Lillian AB, E. Patchen D, Jeffrey G, Stephen OH, Pamela AL, Henry M, Leonard AM, Michele LP, Issam IR, Adrienne GR, Mark ER, Sanjay S, the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC) (Appendix 1). Guidelines for the prevention of intravacular catheter-related infections. published by Oxford University press on behalt of the infectious diseases society of America. Clinical Infectious Diseases 2011; 52(9): 1087-1099337(7662): 122–123.
4.Atabek Aşti T, Karadağ A. Hemşirelik esasları, hemşirelik bilim ve sanatı. İstanbul: Akademi Basın ve Yayıncılık. 2012. p.487-535.
5.Nicol N, Bavin C, Cronin P, Rawlings-Anderson K, Cole E, Hunter, J Essential Nursing Skills. Fourt edition. Mosby Elsevier, 2012
6.Craven, R. F. , Hirnle, C. & Jensen, S. (2015). Hemşirelik esasları insan sağlığı ve fonksiyonları (7). ( N. Uysal ve E. Çakırcalı, Çev. ). Ankara: Palmiye Yayınevi.
7.Ulusoy S, Görgülü S (2001). Hemşirelik Esasları- Temel Kuram Kavram, İlke ve Yöntemler. 5. Baskı, Cilt 1. TDFO Ltd. Şti, Ankara.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Basic components of medication
Week 2 - Theoretical
Legal aspects of medication
Week 3 - Theoretical
Legal aspects of medication
Week 4 - Theoretical
Diagnostics For Administration of Medications
Week 5 - Theoretical
Evidence Based Practices in Safe Administration of Medications
Week 6 - Theoretical
Evidence Based Practices in Administration of Medications
Week 7 - Theoretical
Administration Routes and Evidence-Based Practices in Administration of Oral Medication
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Evidence-Based Practices in Administration of Topical Medication
Week 10 - Theoretical
Evidence-Based Practices in Administration of Parenteral Medication
Week 11 - Theoretical
Evidence-Based Practices in Administration of Intradermal Medication
Week 12 - Theoretical
Evidence-Based Practices in Administration of Subcutaneous Medication
Week 13 - Theoretical
Evidence-Based Practices in Administration of Intramuscular Medication
Week 14 - Theoretical
Evidence-Based Practices in Administration of İntravenous Medication
Week 15 - Theoretical
Evidence-Based Practices in Administration of İntravenous Medication
Week 16 - Final Exam
final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%20
Final Examination1%60
Seminar1%20
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory141242
Seminar28220
Midterm Examination124226
Final Examination140242
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)130
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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OÇ-1
5
3
2
2
2
5
5
3
1
2
OÇ-2
5
3
3
3
2
5
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1
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2
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5
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2
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5
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5
5
5
3
5
2
OÇ-5
5
3
5
5
2
5
5
5
3
5
2
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