Elderly Care


General Information

           Ufuk University has started its education in 2002-2003. Subject to the health care vocational school, the program of elderly care was established in the 2011-2012 academic year.  

            The aim of this program is to eliminate age and disease-related health problems concerning elderly’s health and social services and train technical staff to help elderly’s pursue daily activities in a quality manner. .

            Every year the quota of the program of elderly is 40. The language of the department is Turkish.  

Qualification Awarded

Elderly Care, Associate Degree 

Level of Qualification

Associate Degree 

Admission Requirements

Ufuk University Elderly Care Program students , are admitted by examination conducted by the center of student selection and placement center (OSYM) 

Arrangements for the Recognition of Prior Learning

Students admitted to our School can bring transcript of their grades and course content they study domestically or abroad in  other Higher Education institutions before ,with the applicant .The credit and grade transfer requests are examined by the school board and they make the decision .

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Students graduate from the program must pass  all the courses in the program , and there should  be no FF . Students in this program should provide a minimum of 120 ECTS credits and a GPA of at least 2.00 out of 4.00 .A further 30 business days of summer internship of 240 hours must be made ​​.

Profile of the Programme

Alumni can work under expert supervision in nursing homes, elderly care centers, dormitories for weak people, day centers for the elderly, in applications of units for elderly health care in the Ministry of Family and Social Policies, hospitals, municipalities, civil society organizations.

Key Learning Outcomes

1)      To know basic concepts, theories and Technologies.

2)      To have the knowledge of topics of the field and have theoretical and practical knowledge in the field. 

3)      To know about the diseases and treatments of elderly’s

4)      To evaluate the datas acquired in the field of elderly care using basic knowledge and skills, to be able to recognize problems,  to develop solution suggestions to the problems evidence-based, to have the skill of evaluate to the results which happen.

5)      To be able to use the equipments and technologies interested in the field.

6)      To be able to conduct a task independently in the field of elderly care, to be able to find solution suggestions to the problems encountered, to be able to communicate effectively with the team members.

7)      To have to the healthy life-long learning,  to follow and apply developments in science and technology.

8)      To be able to use effective communication techniques

9)      To be able to share their thoughts and issues in the field of elderly care with relevant institutions and organizations

10)   To be able to events on the agenda in the area of ​​elderly care community from foreign sources

11)   To be able to make health, safety, risk assessment regularly interested in their field, to able to have knowledge of environmental protection

12)   To have to the consciousness of social and professional ethics, social responsibility,universal and respectful to historical values

13)   To be able to make solutions at the sudden issues encountered in their field, to able to get responsibility at the team

14)   To have conscious of quality in the services provided

15)   To able to communicate with their colleagues, to able to follow informations in the field using a foreign language at least at the level of European Language Portfolio A2

Occupational Profiles of Graduates

Alumni of the program of elderly care can work at nursing homes, elderly care centers of the Ministry of Family and Social Policies, hospitals, municipalities, civil society organizations.

Access to Further Studies

Students who graduate from our program , can be passed Nursing , physiotherapy,dietetic sections through vertical transmission .

Courses - Term, Credit and ECTS Credit
- 1 -
Semester Type Course Code Course Name Credits ECTS Credits
1
Compulsory
ING101
-
2
2
1
Compulsory
SHM103
PHYSIOLOGY
2
3
1
Compulsory
SHM105
ANATOMY
2
3
1
Compulsory
TUR101
-
2
2
1
Compulsory
SHM107
TIBBİ TERMİNOLOJİ
2
2
1
Elective
SEC101
-
2
2
1
Elective
SEC105
-
1
1
1
Vocational
YBH101
BASIC GERONTOLOGY
3
4
1
Vocational
YBH107
PRINCIPLES OF NUTRITION
2
3
1
Vocational
YBH103
-
5
8
- 2 -
Semester Type Course Code Course Name Credits ECTS Credits
2
Compulsory
ING102
-
2
2
2
Compulsory
YBH108
-
2
2
2
Compulsory
SHM106
-
2
2
2
Compulsory
SMH102
PHARMACOLOGY
2
2
2
Compulsory
SUMMER INTERNSHIP APPLICATIONS
SUMMER INTERNSHIP APPLICATIONS
-
8
2
Compulsory
TUR102
-
2
2
2
Elective
SEC106
Diction and Atticism
2
1
2
Elective
SEC108
-
2
2
2
Vocational
YBH102
-
3
3
2
Vocational
YBH104
-
4
4
2
Vocational
YBH106
SOCIAL SERVICES
2
2
- 3 -
Semester Type Course Code Course Name Credits ECTS Credits
3
Compulsory
TAR105
-
2
2
3
Compulsory
SHM201
PROFESSIONAL ETHICS
1
1
3
Elective
SEC201
-
2
2
3
Elective
SEC205
Communication
2
2
3
Vocational
YBH203
-
2
3
3
Vocational
YBH205
-
4
6
3
Vocational
YBH207
GERIATIC MUSCULOSKELETAL DISEASES
2
3
3
Vocational
YASLILARDA SOSYAL REHABİLİTASYON
-
2
3
3
Vocational
YBH211
PHYSICAL REHABILITATION OF GERIATRIC PATIENTS
3
4
3
Vocational
YBH215
DISEASES INFORMATION
2
2
3
Vocational
YBH 213
Massage
2
2
- 4 -
Semester Type Course Code Course Name Credits ECTS Credits
4
Compulsory
TAR106
-
2
2
4
Vocational
YBH202
-
12
28
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

Student's success in Health Services Vocational School is determined by an evaluation of the mid-term notes along with the final exam grade. Mid-term notes, consists of the notes depending on the midterm exam and course assignments, practices, practical work . Last assessment, are determined by the course instructor with one of the following letter grades,taking into the consideration of  success level of all students taking the course

Success and note schedule

 

Note with the number  coefficient of success       note with the letter

90-100                           4,00                                 AA

80-89                             3,50                                 BA

70-79                             3,00                                 BB

65-69                             2,50                                 CB

60-64                             2,00                                 CC

55-59 1,50 DC

50-54 1,00 DD

0-49 0,00 FF

Graduation Requirements

Students to graduate must be passed all the courses in the program and there should be no , FF, FF1 and FF2 grade. Students in this program should  provide a minimum of 120 ECTS credits and a GPA of at least 2.00 out of 4.00. In addition, the summer internship of 240 hours to 30 business days need to be made​​. 

Mode of Study

Full-time

Programme Director

Yrd.Doç.Dr.Kamil GÜLPINAR

Yrd.Doç.Dr.Gülbanu CANBALOĞLU ERKAN

Öğr.Gör.Yeşim ÇETİNKAYA ŞEN

Courses – Key Learning Outcomes Relation Matrix

 

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

TUR101

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

ING101

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

YBH101

3

2

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

SHM103

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

SHM105

3

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

YBH103

3

2

0

3

3

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

0

0

0

YBH107

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

SHM107

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

SHM106

3

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

SEC101

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

0

0

SEC105

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

0

TUR102

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

ING102

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

YBH102

2

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

SHM102

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

YBH108

0

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

YBH106

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

YBH104

3

3

2

3

3

0

0

0

0

2

0

0

0

0

0

SEC108

0

0

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

SEC106

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

SEC102

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

TAR201

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

0

SEC205

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

SHM201

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

0

YBH213

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

YBH203

0

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

YBH207

0

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

YBH209

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

0

2

0

0

YBH211

0

0

0

0

2

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

YBH205

3

3

3

3

3

3

0

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

0

SEC201

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

TAR202

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

0

YBH202

3

3

3

3

2

3

2

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

0: Desteklemiyor    1:Düşük Seviyede Destekliyor   2:Orta Seviyede destekliyor   3:Yüksek seviyede destekliyor

 

NQF-HETR/Program Competencies Matrix

Temel Alan

Program Yeterlilikleri

 

 

 

Ulusal Yeterlilik Çerçevesi

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Bilgi

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x

 

x

x

 

x

x

 

1

Bilgi

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x

x

x

x

x

x

 

 

x

 

x

 

 

3

 

x

 

 

 

x

x

 

x

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4

x

 

 

 

 

x

 

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Beceri

1

x

x

 

x

x

x

x

x

 

x

 

 

x

1

Beceri

2

x

x

 

x

x

x

 

x

x

x

 

 

x

2

3

 

x

x

 

 

x

 

 

x

x

 

 

x

 

 

Yetkinlik (Bağımsız çalışabilme ve sorumluluk alabilme yetkinliği)

1

x

x

x

x

 

x

 

x

x

x

x

 

x

1

Yetkinlik (Bağımsız çalışabilme ve sorumluluk alabilme yetkinliği)

2

x

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x

x

x

 

x

x

x

x

x

 

x

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

Yetkinlik

(Öğrenme yetkinliği)

1

x

x

x

 

x

x

x

x

x

 

 

x

x

1

Yetkinlik

(Öğrenme yetkinliği)

2

x

x

 

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yetkinlik (İletişim ve sosyal yetkinlik)

1

x

 

x

x

 

x

 

x

x

x

x

x

x

1

Yetkinlik (İletişim ve sosyal yetkinlik)

2

x

x

x

 

x

x

x

 

x

x

x

x

x

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yetkinlik

(Alana özgü yetkinlik)

1

x

 

x

x

x

x

x

 

x

x

x

 

x

1

Yetkinlik

(Alana özgü yetkinlik)

  2

x

x

 

x

x

x

 

x

 

 

x

 

x

2