Course: Communication in Healthcare 1

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Course title Communication in Healthcare 1
Course code KAZ/KVZ1
Organizational form of instruction Tutorial
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Beránek Václav, Mgr. et Mgr.
  • Ratislavová Kateřina, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Meeting and perception. 2 - 3. Training of introducing. Meeting techniques. 4. Verbal communication 5. Techniques of verbal communication. 6. Principles of proper communication a nurse - a client (a patient). 7 - 8. Training of communication with a client (patient). 9 - 10. Errors in communication. 11-15. Seminar papers.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Practicum
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 11 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 15 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
No particular prerequisites specified.
learning outcomes
A graduate will be able to communicate with a patient both on a common and professional levels. He/she will be able to distinguish errors in social perception, to explain and demonstrate forms and significance of nonverbal communication in medical practice. A graduate will be able to specify the utilization of communicative skills with clients in difficult situations.
teaching methods
Practicum
assessment methods
Test
Report
Recommended literature
  • Černý, V. Řeč těla. Brno: Computer Press, 2007.
  • Hierhold, E. Rétorika a prezentace. Praha: Grada, 2008.
  • Janáčková, L., Pavlát, J. Psychologické aspekty zdravotnické komunikace. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2007.
  • Janoušek, J. Verbální komunikace a lidská psychika. Praha: Grada, 2007.
  • Kelnarová, J., Matějková, E. Psychologie komunikace. Praha: Grada, 2009.
  • La Barre, F. Jak mluví tělo. Praha: Triton, 2004.
  • Linhartová Věra. Praktická komunikace v medicíně. Praha, 2007. ISBN 978-80-247-1784-5.
  • Pokorná, A. Komunikace se seniory. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2010.
  • Schneiderová, A., Schneider, M. Komunikační dovednosti. Ostrava: Ostrav.univerzita, 2004.
  • Špatenková N., Králová J. Základní otázky komunikace. Praha Grada, 2009. ISBN 978-80-7262-599-4.
  • Venglářová, M., Mahrová, G. Komunikace pro zdravotní sestry. Praha, 2006. ISBN 80-247-1262-8.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Care Studies Radiological Assistant (2012) Health service 1 Winter
Faculty of Health Care Studies Radiological Assistant (2016) Health service 1 Winter