VPM3002 - Supervised clinical practice in medical nursing


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assessment of Practicum
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Assessment of Practicum 100/100

Course content

Subject themes:

Nursing of patients with medical diseases

The ethical competence of the nursing profession

Disease prevention and health-promoting work

Teaching and supervision

Organisation and leadership in nursing

Professional and quality development in nursing

Learning outcome

Knowledge- the student:

has knowledge about disease prevention and health-promoting work in the specialist health services

has knowledge about factors that influence basic needs in acutely, critically and chronically ill patients with medical diseases

describes the field of the midwife

Skills- the student:

masters nursing interventions in accordance with requirements of sound and knowledge-based practice for acutely, critically and chronically ill patients with medical diseases

teaches, supervises and informs different target groups in the specialist health services

leads and manages nursing to groups of patients and members of staff under supervision

shows the ability to approach the practice field and his/her own practice and learning process in a critical, innovative and analytical manner

utilises relevant theoretical knowledge and research results and connects them to quality development in practice

masters data collection, reporting and documentation related to a decline in basic needs

communicates patient information between different trajectories of care

shows insight into how e-health can contribute to increased involvement of patients and their relatives in healthcare

ensures the provision of holistic nursing to people regardless of gender, age, religion or nationality

shows insight into ongoing professional and quality development projects in the relevant clinical area

General competence- the student:

initiates discussions about professional and ethical problems

shows the ability to participate in practical cooperation structures for a sound nursing practice

shows the ability to engage in purposeful inter-professional cooperation

behaves, cooperates and practices nursing in accordance with ethical requirements and guidelines

Learning methods and activities

Learning by experience, reflection and tutoring individually and in groups.

Mandatory coursework requirements:
See assessment portfolio

Further on evaluation

Re-sit examination:
Students who don't pass, can get another try after contacting the leader of the study.

See curriculum for study unit 2 for spesific criterias.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Nursing (BSPLD)
Nursing (BSPLH)

Required previous knowledge

VPK2012 or VPP2012

Course materials

Litterature in the curriculum for study unit 2

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
VPM3002D 15.0 01.09.2018
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Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Nursing and Midwife
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Health Sciences Gjøvik


Examination arrangement: Assessment of Practicum

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Assessment of Practicum 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Assessment of Practicum 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Assessment of Practicum 100/100





Room Building Number of candidates
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