8820 - Drug Dosage Calculation
Course information
Title
Drug Dosage Calculation
Course number
8820.23
Academic year
2023-2024
ECTS
1.00
Level
Bachelor
Faculties
Deildin fyri Heilsu- og Sjúkrarøktarvísindi
Educations
BSC in Nursing
Prerequisites
Language of instruction
The course is taught in Faroese. Instructional materials are mainly in Danish, as well as in English and other Scandinavian languages. Lectures, group work, discussions etc. are in Faroese.
Registration
Students on the fourth semester of Bachelor of Science in Nursing are automatically enrolled.
Beginning date
Monday, August 21, 2023
End date
Wednesday, August 23, 2023
Academic content
Purpose
For students to demonstrate an understanding of and skills in medication dosage.
Learning outcomes
Students who successfully complete the module can demonstrate the ability to: • Calculate the dose, volume and strength of medication
Content
Content of the course: • Basic calculation methods • Dose, volume and strength • Calculation exercise
Learning and teaching approaches
The learning and teaching alternates between lectures, dialogue, group work, exercises and self-study
Assessment
Assessment method
Written 3-hour exam. Restricted study aids permitted – see examination requirements
Examination (internal/external)
Internal
Grading scale
Passed/Failed
Exam date/dates
The written exam is set for the 24th of August 2023.
Deadline for withdrawal from exam
Monday, August 21, 2023
Academic responsibility and teachers
Academic responsibility
Sunrit Niklasdóttir
Teachers
Beinta Joensen
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