PLE Enf Saude Mental Psiquiatria

 

Academic level

Specialization Diploma non-degree course

  

Entrance requirements

Applicants must possess all of the following:

a) a bachelor’s degree in nursing or the legal equivalent;

b) a license to practice nursing;

c) a minimum of two years’ professional nursing experience.

  

Type of recognition

The  holder  of a  Specialization  Diploma in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing  may request the title of Specialist Nurse from the Nursing Council.

 

Course duration

2 years - 3 semesters - 90 ECTS

 

Coordinator

ISABEL MARIA BATISTA DE ARAÚJO

 

Legislation

Ordinance nº 143/2010 of 5 March

 

Main scientific areas

Areas

No. Compulsory
Credits

No. Optional
Credits

Health and Social Protection-Health

81

0

Life Sciences

3

0

Social and Behavioural Sciences

3

0

Law

3

0

 

 

POST-GRADUATE SPECIALIZATION IN PSYCHIATRIC AND MENTAL HEALTH NURSING   |   1st YEAR

CURRICULAR UNITS

SCIENTIFIC AREA

DUATION

WORKING TIME (hOUrs)

ECTS

Total

Contact

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

Anatomy and the Psychology of the Nervous System

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

T: 27

2

Bioethics

Life Sciences

Semester

 

TP: 14; OT: 7

3

Health Law

Law

Semester

 

TP: 28

3

Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

TP: 148; OT: 19

12

Internship in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

E: 375

30

Internship in Specialized Fields

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

E: 375

30

Management, Leadership and Decision-making

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

TP: 48

4

Research

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

TP: 28

3

Models of Psychosocial Intervention

Behavioural Science

Semester

 

TP: 14; OT: 7

3

 

T - Theoretical

TP - Theoretical and Practical

PL – Practical and Laboratorial

OT - Tutorial Orientation

TC - Field Work

S - Seminars

E - Clinical Stage/teaching