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81667 München

Telefon: +49 89 48092–900

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Ground plan

Benediktbeuern campus

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83671 Benediktbeuern

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Telefax: +49 8857 88-599

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Ground plan

Applied Care Research (M.Sc.)

Study location

Study location

Munich

Faculty

Faculty

Healthcare and Nursing

Academic degree

Academic degree

Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Start of the degree programme

Start of the degree programme

summer semester

Standard period of study

Standard period of study

4 semesters

Application period

Application period

online 01.12. - 15.01.

Dean of Faculty

Dean of Faculty

Prof. Dr. Anita Hausen

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Structure of the curriculum

The research-orientated degree programme provides in-depth theoretical and methodological skills which enable graduates to develop, implement and evaluate innovative care approaches in healthcare. It concludes with the awarding of the academic degree of Master of Science (M.Sc.).

 

In order to ease entry into the programme, we offer a one-day preparatory course before the start of the studies, which covers basic methodological and statistical skills. This makes it easier for students from other universities.

 

The Master's degree programme in Applied Care Research is a part-time degree programme over 4 semesters, including the Master's thesis. The workload per semester is 75% of a full-time degree programme, totalling 90 ECTS credit points (CP). The degree programme consists of course time spent in attendance at the university, self-study units and practical units, which are taught in a total of 12 modules.

 

Methods:

  • If required: methodical preparatory course on data collection and simple evaluation methods
  • Anthropology, theory of science
  • Qualitative and quantitative methods
  • Care and implementation sciences

Healthcare concepts:

  • Healthcare systems research
  • Care research
  • Forms of care and control
  • Compulsory electives (2 out of 3 modules): technical innovations and e-health, regionally-differentiated care needs and concepts, age-differentiated care needs and concepts

Ethics:

  • Research and care ethics

Management and law:

  • The legal basis for the structure/organisation of the care sectors
  • Business planning in the health sector

Practical modules:

  • 2 practical modules

Master’s thesis:

  • Colloquium
  • Master’s thesis

Profile of the degree programme

The Master's degree programme in "Applied Care Research" combines research and application by conveying comprehensive methods of care research, research and care ethics, and innovation science, while at the same time providing an extensive range of options for putting the acquired skills into practice. The research in various fields of healthcare, supervised by professors, is a unique feature of the degree programme. Here, experts are trained who are able to conduct practice-relevant research at a high level, but who can also implement new care concepts in real life practice.

Structure of the curriculum

The research-orientated degree programme provides in-depth theoretical and methodological skills which enable graduates to develop, implement and evaluate innovative care approaches in healthcare. It concludes with the awarding of the academic degree of Master of Science (M.Sc.).

 

In order to ease entry into the programme, we offer a one-day preparatory course before the start of the studies, which covers basic methodological and statistical skills. This makes it easier for students from other universities.

 

The Master's degree programme in Applied Care Research is a part-time degree programme over 4 semesters, including the Master's thesis. The workload per semester is 75% of a full-time degree programme, totalling 90 ECTS credit points (CP). The degree programme consists of course time spent in attendance at the university, self-study units and practical units, which are taught in a total of 12 modules.

 

Methods:

  • If required: methodical preparatory course on data collection and simple evaluation methods
  • Anthropology, theory of science
  • Qualitative and quantitative methods
  • Care and implementation sciences

Healthcare concepts:

  • Healthcare systems research
  • Care research
  • Forms of care and control
  • Compulsory electives (2 out of 3 modules): technical innovations and e-health, regionally-differentiated care needs and concepts, age-differentiated care needs and concepts

Ethics:

  • Research and care ethics

Management and law:

  • The legal basis for the structure/organisation of the care sectors
  • Business planning in the health sector

Practical modules:

  • 2 practical modules

Master’s thesis:

  • Colloquium
  • Master’s thesis

Praxisphasen

In das Studium sind zwei Praktika integriert, die dazu beitragen, das umfangreich erworbene Repertoire wissenschaftlicher Erhebungs- und Auswertungsmethoden zu erproben.  

 

Die theoretischen Grundlagen für die zwei Praktika werden in den Lehrveranstaltungen vermittelt. Begleitend zum Praktikum gibt es Beratungs- und Unterstützungsangebote durch die Professorinnen und Professoren.

 

Praxisbegleitende Lehrveranstaltungen

 

1. Semester: Praxisvernetzung 1

In diesem Praktikum sollen auf der Grundlage von Versorgungs- und Implementationstheorien aktuelle Versorgungsformen im Praxisfeld analysiert (Ist-Analyse) werden. Das methodische Rüstzeug dafür wird in den Methodenlehrveranstaltungen vermittelt. 

 

2. und 3. Semester: Praxisvernetzung 2

Im Modul "Independent Study" wird das Wissen zu Erhebung- und Auswertungsmethoden vertieft. Inhaltlich steht die differenzierte Wirkung von Versorgungskonzepten im Mittelpunkt. Es werden Interventionen und deren angemessene Erfassung evaluiert. Das Modul endet mit der Einreichung einer wissenschaftlichen Fachpublikation.  

  

Beispiele bisheriger Praxisthemen 

  • In einem Projekt der Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie wurde das selbstverletzende Verhalten (z.B. Ritzen) von Patientinnen/Patienten in den Blick genommen. Es wurde erhoben, wie in der Sichtweise der Betroffenen, die Pflegenden mit dem Verhalten umgehen.
  • Kenntnisstand von Pflegebedürftigen zu Leistungen der Pflegeversicherung: Mittels qualitativer Interviews mit Pflegebedürftigen und deren Angehörigen wurde der Kenntnisstand zu Finanzierungsmöglichkeiten der Pflege erschlossen, die sich durch die Pflegestärkungsgesetze ergeben.
  • Einstellung von Hebammen zum hebammengeleiteten Kreißsaal: Mittels Interviews mit Hebammen wurde die Einschätzung zum hebammengeleiteten Kreißsaal und mögliche Umsetzungsprobleme erschlossen.
  • Erfassung der sozialen Teilhabe in einer Gemeinde: Mittels Online-Survey wurde eine Vollerhebung zur Einschätzung der sozialen Teilhaben und sozialen Orientierung in der Gemeinde realisiert.
  • Jahreszeitliche Schwankungen in Heim-Krankenhaus-Übergängen: Auf der Grundlage einer Dokumentenanalyse wurde geprüft, ob es saisonale Häufungen, z.B. an Weihnachten oder Ostern, von Einweisungen aus dem Heim ins Krankenhaus gibt.
  • Erfassung der "Palliativ Care Kompetenz" auf einer Palliativ-Station: Mittels eines validierten Assessments wurde die Selbsteinschätzung der Kompetenzen erhoben. 

 

Bei Fragen zu den Praktika und zur Praxistellensuche werden Sie vom Praxis-Center München unterstützt:

Telefon: +49 89 48092-8278 (-8212)
E-Mail: praxis-center@ksh-m.de

Prospects & perspectives

What you will be able to do after studying:

  • You will be able to develop ideas for improved care and scientifically evaluate and supervise the implementation of your ideas in practice
  • You will be able to analyse care forms and pathways
  • You will possess extensive research skills, to be able to work in projects and scientific divisions, or join a doctoral degree programme
  • You will be able to independently carry out care and nursing research in research institutions and universities

Career paths and options:

Graduates of the nursing science Master's degree programme can become involved in research and development in healthcare, or follow a scientific career path.

 

Career perspectives

  • Analysis and development of new care opportunities in inpatient and outpatient facilities, in the community and in other areas of healthcare
  • Independent execution of care research, e.g. in hospitals, nursing care facilities for the elderly and other healthcare settings
  • Analysis and evaluation of care forms and pathways in ministries, government agencies and associations

Scientific perspectives

  • Participation in research projects at universities and research institutions
  • Doctoral research, e.g. at a partner university
  • There is the opportunity for cooperative doctoral research

Prüfungsordnung

Kompetenzorientiertes Prüfen ist ein Anspruch an die Lehre, dem wir uns besonders verpflichtet fühlen. Im Rahmen des Masterstudiengangs kommen verschiedene Prüfungsformen zum Einsatz, u. a. Forschungsberichte, Projektpräsentation und wissenschaftliche Publikation. 

 

Diese Prüfungsformenvielfalt unterstützt Sie im Aufbau karriererelevanter Fähigkeiten, die Sie sowohl im Berufsfeld als auch Wissenschaftsbetrieb anwenden können. 

 

Die rechtlichen Grundlagen und Informationen über u. a. An- und Abmeldungen von Prüfungen erhalten Sie hier. Für weitere Fragen rund um die Organisation der Prüfungen wenden Sie sich bitte an das Prüfungsamt München, ihr dortiger Ansprechpartner: Thomas Schmitz, E-Mail: thomas.schmitz@ksh-m.de.

 

Zur Studien- und Prüfungsordnung

Applications & admission

We offer 25 places on the course each summer semester. Admission requirements for the consecutive Master's degree programme in Applied Care Research are:

 

Successful completion of a nursing or health sciences Bachelor's or Diplom degree programme, or a degree in a related field of study of at least 6 semesters (full-time equivalent), with an overall examination grade of at least 2.5, and ECTS credits gained during these prior studies of 210 CP. People who only have 180 CP at the point of application can be admitted on probation, and must earn an additional 30 CP in the first two semesters by completing relevant courses.

 

The degree programme is also suitable for students from the fields of physiotherapy, speech therapy (logopaedics), midwifery/obstetrics or medicine. 

 

Please note that applications are only possible online and during the application period. If you have a foreign higher education entrance qualification or a foreign university degree, and wish to apply for a Bachelor's degree programme at the KSH Munich, you must first have your foreign certificates checked by the external service provider uni-assist e.V.. The pre-evaluation documentation obtained from uni-assist e.V. must be submitted together with the application documents. For more information, please see the section on Information for Foreign Applicants.

AnsprechpartnerInnen

Studienfachberatung


Prof. Dr. Bernd Reuschenbach
Studiengangsleitung
Telefon: +49 89 48092-8231
bernd.reuschenbach@ksh-m.de


Studienverlauf und Organisation


Viola Straubenmüller
Fakultätsreferentin
Telefon: +49 89 48092-8410
viola.straubenmueller@ksh-m.de


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