COMMUNITY HEALTH PREVENTION

COMMUNITY HEALTH PREVENTION

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Code
66838
ACADEMIC YEAR
2016/2017
CREDITS
2 credits during the 2nd year of 9299 HEALTHCARE STUDIES PROGRAMME (L/SNT4) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/42
LANGUAGE
Italiano
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (HEALTHCARE STUDIES PROGRAMME)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:

OVERVIEW

Teaching is aimed at deepening the general concepts of education and promotion of community health and medicine in the public health sector for health care professionals.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Learing outcomes are: providing the definition of health need of individuals and communities and describe their current sources of detection and possible research models; knowing the main health problems posed by population movements; providing in-depth knowledge of socio-economic phenomena at the basis of marginalization, migration and poverty, and their consequences on health; illustrating specific methodological tools for situation analysis, programming and implementation of interventions, and evaluation of their effectiveness.

LEARNING OUTCOMES (FURTHER INFO)

The Integrated Course provides fundamental notions of the Methods and Techniques of Prevention. The following objectives in learning the "Health of the Community" are: to acquire the general concepts of education and promotion of health and of community medicine in the field of Public Health; learn the methodology used by community medicine; know about community prevention interventions in different age groups (childhood, school age, adolescence / young age, adults and the elderly). The training course aims at deepening the role of health care practitioner in the framework of Community preventive paths.

Teaching methods

Lectures and working group

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

- Community medicine included in Public Health

- The Methodologies of Community Medicine

- Community prevention interventions in early childhood and later age (lifestyles, addictions, road accidents, etc.)

- Community prevention interventions in adults (lifestyles, road accidents, etc.)

- Community prevention interventions in the elderly (lifestyles, domestic accidents, etc.)

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

 Igiene (Terza edizione) autori: Barbuti S, Fara GM, Giammanco G, Carducci A, Coniglio MA, D’Alessandro D, Montagna MT, Tanzi ML, Zotti CM. Società Editrice: Monduzzi Editore; Igiene Epidemiologia Sanità Pubblica autori: Signorelli C. Società Editrice: Universo; Igiene, Medicina Preventiva, Sanità Pubblica autori (Barbuti S, Fara GM, Giammanco G.) Società Editrice: EdiSES.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Daniela Amicizia Receiving by appointment by calling 0103538508 or by e-mail: daniela.amicizia@unige.it

Exam Board

LAURA STICCHI (President)

CECILIA TRUCCHI

ISABELLA SCOPSI

DANIELA AMICIZIA

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Lectures and working group

LESSONS START

6 March 2017

EXAMS

Exam description

Compulsory written test. The test consists of a sequence of 30 quizzes, multiple response with 4 response options of which only one is correct. There is also an open question in which the student can answer briefly. To get through the exam you need to get enough (18/30). The exam rating ranges from 18 to 30 and praise (all correct answers and comprehensive open question). The written procedure was chosen to ensure the objectivity of the evaluation. This methodology can properly assess the achievement of the training objectives.

Assessment methods

Written exam on the topics discussed in lesson. The teacher will provide slides (material presented during lessons and in-depth material) to students by inserting them into aulaweb unige.

FURTHER INFORMATION

The teacher is available for clarification and explanation.