Supervised Practicum in surgical ward
2012-2013 - VPK2002 - 15 ECTS


  • NYPRU1001
  • Part of the exam NYSPL1002 Medication calculation
  • NYVPS1001

On the basis of

  • NYPRU2001
  • All previous teaching and litterature

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 surgical wards. See curriculum for study unit 2 for spesific criterias.


Nursing of patients with surgical 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)

Spesific criterias in curriculum for study unit 2.

Grading Scale


External/internal examiner

Supervised practice is evaluated by interna 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

Assessment of practicum

Teaching Materials

Litterature in the curriculum for study unit 2

Replacement course for

VPK2002 from 2008/2009