Second Cycle Programmes    (Master's Degree)
Master (with thesis) - Institute of Health Sciences - Obstetrics and Gynocology Nursing
General Description  |  Key Learning Outcomes  |  Course Structure Diagram with Credits
General Description ^
History
Obstetric and Gynecology Department of Nursing master's program was established in 1993. Our Department of reproductive health, nursing care research is working on the fields of perinatology and gynecology. The purpose of the department of reproductive health, perinatology and gynecology nurse to train experts in the fields. Scientist for a long-term training programs to train as a doctorate.
Qualification Awarded
Students who successfully complete the program with a thesis are win the title of Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing expert.
Specific Admission Requirements
Having graduated from university, School of Nursing. ( School of Nursing, Nursing /Midwifery department of Health High School , Nursing / Midwifery Department of Faculty Health Sciences, Faculty of Nursing). Academic Personnel and Graduate Entrance Examination (ALES) test on 60 and take notes. To be successful in Scientific evaluation and interview.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
Having graduated from university, School of Nursing. ( School of Nursing, School of Nursing Department of Health, Health High School of Midwifery department, Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Nursing, Midwifery Department, Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Nursing).
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
The programme consists of a minimum of seven courses delivered within the graduate programme of the department and in related fields, one seminar course, and thesis, with a minimum of 21 local credits. The seminar course and thesis are non-credit and graded on a pass/fail basis. The duration of the programme is four semesters. The maximum period to complete course work in a docrate program with thesis is 4 semesters. However, with the approval of their advisors, students can in subsequent semesters take additional departmental courses with or without credits. The total ECTS credits of the programme is 120 ECTS. A student may take undergraduate courses on the condition that the courses have not been taken during the undergraduate program. However, at most two of these courses may be counted to the Doctorate course load and credits. Students must register for thesis work and the Specialization Field course offered by his supervisor every semester following the semester, in which the supervisor is appointed. A student who has completed work on the thesis within the time period, must write a thesis, using the data collected, according to the specifications of the Graduate School Thesis Writing Guide. The thesis must be defended in front of a jury. The Docrate thesis jury is appointed on the recommendations of the relevant Department Chairperson and with the approval of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School. The jury is composed of the thesis supervisor and 3 to 5 faculty members. Of the appointed jury members, up to one may be selected from another Department or another University. In case the jury consists of 3 members, the co-supervisor cannot be the jury member. A majority vote by the jury members determines the outcome of the thesis or examination. The vote can be for "acceptance", "rejection" or "correction". The Department Chairperson will inform the Director of the Graduate School, in writing, of the jury's decision within 3 days. To correct or change a thesis found incomplete and/or inadequate by the jury, the jury must specify in its report that such corrections are necessary. A student may be given, by a decision of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School, up to three months to complete the corrections. The student must then retake the thesis examination.
Profile of The Programme
To explain the basic concepts and the research areas in this program to Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing Program's students. Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing Program's students are taught reproductive health, family planning, competency based assessment and total quality management techniques. Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing Program's students are taught the basic areas of research, is to allow students to conduct thesis research on their own topic. İt is preparation for a PhD.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Nurses with a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Degree on Obstetric and Gynecology nurse can serve as clinical nurse specialists or nursing managers in public hospitals, university hospitals or private hospitals. Besides, they can further advance their academic careers in nursing, midwifery or health officers departments in Obstetric and Gynecology Nursing Departments at Faculties of Medical Science or Schools of Nursing
Access to Further Studies
Graduates who successfully completed the Master's Degree, and by taking note ALES valid, providing English language competence, may apply to doctorate programmes in the Obstetric and Gynecology Nursing or in related disciplines.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Students are required to take a mid-term examination and/or complete other assigned projects/homework during the semester and, additionally, are required to take a final examination and/or complete a final project for course evaluation. The final grade is based on the mid-term examination grade, the final examination grade and/or evaluation of final project, with the contributions of 40% and 60%, respectively. To pass any course, a Master's student must receive at least 65 out of 100. Students must repeat courses they have failed or may substitute courses the Department accepts as equivalent. The assessment for each course is described in detail in “Individual Course Description”.
Graduation Requirements
Graduation requirements, "Qualification Requirements and Guidelines", as described in the section. The programme consists of a minimum of seven courses delivered within the graduate programme of the department and in related fields, one seminar course, and thesis, with a minimum of 21 local credits. The seminar course and thesis are non-credit and graded on a pass/fail basis. A student may take uppergraduate courses on the condition that the courses have not been taken during the undergraduate program. However, at most two of these courses may be counted to the Master's course load and credits. Students must register for thesis work and the Specialization Field course offered by his supervisor every semester following the semester, in which the supervisor is appointed. A student who has completed work on the thesis within the time period, must write a thesis, using the data collected, according to the specifications of the Graduate School Thesis Writing Guide. The thesis must be defended in front of a jury. The Master's thesis jury is appointed on the recommendations of the relevant Department Chairperson and with the approval of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School. The jury is composed of the thesis supervisor and 3 faculty members. Of the appointed jury members, up to one may be selected from another Department or another University. In case the jury consists of 3 members, the co-supervisor cannot be the jury member. A majority vote by the jury members determines the outcome of the thesis or examination. The vote can be for "acceptance", "rejection" or "correction". The Department Chairperson will inform the Director of the Graduate School, in writing, of the jury's decision within 3 days. To correct or change a thesis found incomplete and/or inadequate by the jury, the jury must specify in its report that such corrections are necessary. A student may be given, by a decision of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School, up to three months to complete the corrections. The student must then retake the thesis examination.
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Marmara University, Institute of Health Sciences. Haydarpaşa Campus. Tıbbiye Cad. Üsküdar İstanbul Turkey. Prof.Dr.Nuran KÖMÜRCÜ Tel: 0 216 330 20 70 - 1166 e mail: nuranko2002@yahoo.com
Facilities
The department has application laboratories and library. National and international level will be possible to interfere for support in this program to Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing Program's students. Students will receive a lesson from different disciplines.
Key Learning Outcomes ^
1 They evaluate the women health in the light of scientific data on the basic of individuals, families and society. (Cognitive)
2 They exhibitions holistic nursing approach on women’s health. (Affective)
3 They identifies the risks that women’s health and produces the solution. (Cognitive)
4 They assess the health of women and implements the appropriate nursing care ventures. (Behavioral)
5 They accept team work. (Affective)
6 They analyze Turkey’s women’s health services and health services. (Cognitive)
7 They assess the quality of health services. (Cognitive)
8 They use the role of obstetrics nurses. These roles are practitioner, educational and investigator. (Psychomotor)
9 They comment the researches and the scientific developments in the literature. (Cognitive)
10 They conduct research with the help of a consultant and report the result of research as a thesis. (Affective)
11 They gain leadership skills. (Behavioral)
Course Structure Diagram with Credits ^
T : Theoretical P: Practice
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 HEM713 Total Quality Management I Compulsory 3 0 5
2 HEM749 Research Methods Compulsory 3 0 5
3 KDH701 Reproductive Health I Compulsory 3 2 8
4 KDH703 Competence Based Family Planning Compulsory 3 2 7
5 KDH705 Adolescent Health Compulsory 3 0 5
Total 15 4 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 HEM710 Health Politics and Nursing Compulsory 3 0 6
2 HEM714 Total Quality Management II Compulsory 3 0 6
3 KDH700 Seminar Compulsory 0 2 2
4 KDH702 Reproductive Health II Compulsory 3 2 8
5 KDH704 Competence Based Assessment at the Women's Health Compulsory 3 2 8
Total 12 6 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 Thesis Compulsory 60

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