Supervised Practicum in Medical Ward
2013-2014 - VPM3002 - 15 ECTS


    • NYVPK2011 - Supervised Practicum 2 (Surgical Ward)
    • NYVPP2011 - Supervised Practicum 2 (Mental Health Ward)

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 medical wards.

The student will achieve insight in the midwifes role and tasks.


Nursing of patients with medical sufferings.

Observation practice

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. Written assignment in social science. Oral proposal in groups during study unit 2.

Assessments during observation practice.

Teaching Materials

Litterature in the curriculum for study unit 2

Replacement course for

VPM3002 from 2009/2010