Supervised Practicum in Mental Health Ward
2010-2011 - VPP2012 - 15 ECTS


      • SPL 1012
      • SPL 1091
      • VPK2002- Supervised Practicum 1 (Surgical Ward)
      • VPM2002- Supervised Practicum 1 (Medical Ward)
      • VPP2002 - Supervised Practicum 1 (Mental Health Ward)

On the basis of

    • All previous teaching and litterature
    • PRU 2002 eller PRU 2002D

Expected learning outcomes

In cooperation with patients and with their resources and condition as basis, the students will learn how to plan and conduct nursing of acute and critically ill patients in mental health wards.


Nursing of patients with psychiatric sufferings.

Teaching Methods


Teaching Methods (additional text)

Learning by experience, reflection and tutoring individually and in groups.

Form(s) of Assessment

Assessment of Practicum

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

See curriculum for study unit 2 for spesific criterias.

Grading Scale


External/internal examiner

Supervised practice is evaluated by internal teacher and nurses in the ward.

Re-sit examination

Students who don't pass, can get another try after contacting the leader of the study.

Coursework Requirements

Documentation of presence during the practice period

Oral and written reflections

Presentation of pedagogic paper in groups has to be done during the three periods in superviced pratice in hospitals

Teaching Materials

Litterature in the curriculum for study unit 2

Replacement course for

VPP2011 from 2008/2009