Professional Ethics, 5 cr, Master's level (CampusOnline)

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Date
    16.09.2019 - 13.12.2019
Last enrolment date
    09.09.2019
Location
    Online course
Prerequisites
    Bachelor’s Degree
Goal
    The objective is that the students are able to evaluate and to apply the basic values of their own field and the field of professional ethics as experts and developers of working life. In addition, the students are able to apply their problem-solving skills to ethical questions in client relations and work communities. The students identify their strengths and the developmental challenges of their expertise. They are capable of learning in groups and of sharing their acquired expertise with different specialist communities.
Contents
    Basic concepts:
- Ethics, philosophy, moral and ethical rules, ethical principles, values and beliefs in a clinical setting and in leadership, management, health promotion, rehabilitation and social welfare
- Theories of philosophical ethics
- Ethical sensitiveness and professional codes of ethics in nursing, in health promotion, in rehabilitation, in social welfare and in leadership and management
- Patients’ or clients’ basic rights and duties of social and health care professionals regarding the national legislation
- Ethical issues and dilemmas in social and health care
Accomplishment
    Virtual studies in Optima online environment
Literature
    JAMK’s open study material “Introduction to Professional Ethics – study material for the master students by Paalanen, T. & Hopia, H. (http://oppimateriaalit.jamk.fi/ethics/)

The National Advisory Board on Social Welfare and Health Care Ethichs ETENE: publications. (http://www.etene.fi/en)
Price
    Free of charge
Further Information
    Kari Jaatinen (kari.jaatinen@jamk.fi)
Cancellation terms
    Please cancel your studies via email: campusonline@jamk.fi. Include in your email the name of the course you are cancelling and your contact information. Thank you!

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