Bachelor TR-NQF-HE: Level 6 QF-EHEA: First Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 6

Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Code Course Name Semester Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
TGT2005 Parenteral Practices Fall 2 0 2 3
This catalog is for information purposes. Course status is determined by the relevant department at the beginning of semester.

Basic information

Language of instruction: Turkish
Type of course: Non-Departmental Elective
Course Level: Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery: Face to face
Course Coordinator : Instructor FIRAT KARA
Recommended Optional Program Components: NONE
Course Objectives: Aim of this course is to instruct the students about the systemic/local and side/adverse effects of pharmacological parenteral agents.

Learning Outcomes

The students who have succeeded in this course;
1- Identifies the mechanisms of parenteral medications.
2- Compares the adverse effects of different types of parenteral medication groups.
3- Prevents the possible advrese reactions related to parenteral medication applications.
4- Describes ethical and legal issues related to parenteral medication applications.

Course Content

Parenteral drug types and routes to applications, drug interactions, legal and ethical responsibilities and patient education about the parenteral drup applications are the content of this course.

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

Week Subject Related Preparation
1) Introduction to drug applications None
2) Classification of drugs None
3) Vital Signs-1 None
4) Vital Signs-2 None
5) Drug's action mechanisms None
6) Drug interactions None
7) Nutrition and stomach intubation None
8) Enteral feeding methods None
9) Parenteral feeding methods None
10) Oxygen therapy and care None
11) Aspirations None
12) Possible complications during parenteral drug applications None
13) Drug Management / Patient education about parenteral drug applications None
14) Legal and ethical responsibilities in the prevention of parenteral drug administration errors None


Course Notes / Textbooks: Haftalık olarak dağıtılacaktır.

Weekly distributed by the course lecturer.
References: Wiegand D. and Carlson K. AACN Procedure Manual for Critical Care 5th Edition, Elsevier Saunders, Philadelphia, 2005.

Evaluation System

Semester Requirements Number of Activities Level of Contribution
Midterms 1 % 40
Final 1 % 60
Total % 100
Total % 100

ECTS / Workload Table

Activities Number of Activities Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours 14 2 28
Study Hours Out of Class 10 4 40
Midterms 1 1 1
Final 1 2 2
Total Workload 71

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

No Effect 1 Lowest 2 Low 3 Average 4 High 5 Highest
Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1) To be able to critically interpret and discuss the theories, the concepts, the traditions, and the developments in the history of thought which are fundamental for the field of new media, journalism and communication.
2) To be able to attain written, oral and visual knowledge about technical equipment and software used in the process of news and the content production in new media, and to be able to acquire effective abilities to use them on a professional level.
3) To be able to get information about the institutional agents and generally about the sector operating in the field of new media, journalism and communication, and to be able to critically evaluate them.
4) To be able to comprehend the reactions of the readers, the listeners, the audiences and the users to the changing roles of media environments, and to be able to provide and circulate an original contents for them and to predict future trends.
5) To be able to apprehend the basic theories, the concepts and the thoughts related to neighbouring fields of new media and journalism in a critical manner.
6) To be able to grasp global and technological changes in the field of communication, and the relations due to with their effects on the local agents.
7) To be able to develop skills on gathering necessary data by using scientific methods, analyzing and circulating them in order to produce content.
8) To be able to develop acquired knowledge, skills and competence upon social aims by being legally and ethically responsible for a lifetime, and to be able to use them in order to provide social benefit.
9) To be able to operate collaborative projects with national/international colleagues in the field of new media, journalism and communication.
10) To be able to improve skills on creating works in various formats and which are qualified to be published on the prestigious national and international channels.