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Study in the oldest and largest nursing school in Portugal

Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Coimbra - ESEnfC

The Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Coimbra (ESEnfC) is a public higher education institution and a national and international reference in the development and affirmation of the nursing discipline.

The largest and oldest nursing school in Portugal, it conducts training in partnership with national and international health and higher education institutions of reference, geared to new socio-demographic needs and multiculturalism, to the demands of the global labor market and lifelong learning, being the first in attracting nursing students.

It is recognized and sought internationally for the qualification of its faculty, for its research and innovation, for the conditions it offers at the level of libraries, simulation centers, the quality of its graduate and postgraduate education and nursing research. It is the first School of Nursing in Portugal in the academic, scientific, technical and cultural mobility of students, teachers and non-professors ensuring that more than 30% of graduates have a study period abroad.

All graduates have the opportunity to participate in extension projects in the community, in research projects, in innovation and entrepreneurship projects, as part of an Institution recognized by the World Health Organization as their Collaborating Center.

The professionals trained by ESEnfC are socially recognized for the excellence of their global education, which contributes to a culture characterized by the centrality of the person, respect for their creativity, innovation, commitment to the school project, job / study satisfaction and in all areas of training, innovation and research.

Training offer in Nursing

In the field of vocational education and training, ESEnfC conducts formal undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Nursing and ongoing training courses for nurses, promoting, at the highest level, human, cultural, scientific and technical training, and , vocational training courses for other technicians and health care agents in your field.

Being an Institution that only promotes the teaching of Nursing has a student population of more than 2000 students of Nursing, with students coming from more than 30 countries.

It has agreements with 120 universities in more than 30 countries, including 26 with reference universities in Brazil. It allows the double diploma with the Federal University of Santa Catarina.

Location

The institution is located in Coimbra, also known as the City of Students.

ESEnfC has three buildings: Polo A, located in the parish of Santo António dos Olivais, on the right bank of the Mondego River, very close to the Hospitals of the University of Coimbra (which are part of CHUC - Hospital and University Center of Coimbra); Polo B, located in the parish of São Martinho do Bispo (left bank of the river), right next to CHUC General Hospital (also known as Covões Hospital); and Polo C, also in the parish of Santo António dos Olivais, at Rua Dr. José Alberto Reis.

Programs taught in:
Portuguese

This school also offers:

Bachelor

Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Coimbra

Nursing in the last thirty years has undergone a significant evolution in the level of scientific knowledge and training at the technological level and at the level of th ... [+]

Description of the Objectives Targeted by the Study Cycle

To have knowledge and comprehension capacity to intervene in the different nursing areas Know how to apply the acquired knowledge and understanding, in order to show a professional approach Ability to solve problems in the context of human responses to health problems and processes of transition of individuals, groups and communities, and of building and rationalizing their own arguments Ability to gather, select and interpret relevant information, together with individuals, groups and communities, to enable them to support the solutions they recommend and the clinical judgments they issue, including in the analysis the relevant social, scientific and ethical aspects Competencies that allow them to communicate information, ideas, problems and solutions, both to specialists and non-specialists Lifelong learning skills with a high degree of autonomy... [-]

Portugal Coimbra
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
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Courses

Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Coimbra

Work represents an important part of the agreed-upon hours of life for most adults. It is a life context with multiple and complex interactions with the worker that inclu ... [+]

Course Outline

Work represents an important part of the agreed-upon hours of life for most adults. It is a life context with multiple and complex interactions with the worker that includes environmental and relational dimensions. In this context, work can be a promoter of health and individual and collective development or, on the contrary, be a factor of illness and social tensions and conflicts. The adult life stage is one of the most important intervention contexts to ensure an active and healthy life and a harmonious development. Thus, occupational health services, which focus on health promotion and the prevention of work-related accidents and diseases, are an important component of public health strategies. Occupational health nursing, whether integrated into teams or working individually, has a preponderant role in the development of this strategy.... [-]

Portugal Coimbra
October 2019
Campus
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Master

Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Coimbra

The Master's Degree in Nursing in Child Health and Pediatrics at Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Coimbra , currently regulated by Order No. 3035/2018, of March 23, seeks ... [+]

Master's Degree in Child Health Nursing and Pediatrics

The Master's Degree in Nursing in Child Health and Pediatrics at Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Coimbra , currently regulated by Order No. 3035/2018, of March 23, seeks to pursue the essential objectives of higher education policy, giving them the necessary skills to enable them to lifelong learning and the acquisition of knowledge and skills aimed at professional performance and development, particularly the competencies defined for nurses specialized in child and young adult nursing defined by the Nurses' Order and included in Regulation no. 123 / 2011, Regulation of Specific Skills of Nursing Specialist in Child and Youth Health Nursing.... [-]

Portugal Coimbra
October 2019
Campus
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Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Coimbra

Mental health and related problems are one of the most sensitive areas of people's health. In fact, mental health problems constitute 13% of the global burden of diseases ... [+]

Master's Degree in Mental Health Nursing and Psychiatry

Mental health and related problems are one of the most sensitive areas of people's health. In fact, mental health problems constitute 13% of the global burden of diseases (WHO, 2001) and that 5 out of 10 of the causes that lead to disability are mental health problems (WHO, 2003). Considering that the scale of mental health problems of populations has a major impact on individual suffering, social exclusion phenomena and the direct or indirect costs of mental illness (WHO, 2003), the need for Nursing in this area is widely recognized either by European Union bodies (2004) or by international bodies, such as the WHO, which in 2003 proposed a curriculum for specialized training in mental health nursing, after the general education.... [-]

Portugal Coimbra
October 2019
Campus
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Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Coimbra

The Master Course in Nursing is regulated by Order No. 8487/2017, of September 27. ... [+]

Master in Nursing

The Master Course in Nursing is regulated by Order No. 8487/2017, of September 27.

General objectives defined for the cycle of studies:

To qualify nurses for the nursing practice in the area of Management of Care Units and for the area of Clinical Supervision;Understand the methodological complexity of the various research processes and the critical reading of the research produced;Acquire advanced methodological tools to support the treatment and analysis of qualitative and quantitative data;To construct an informed, critical and creative vision of the process of disciplinary and professional development of the nursing sciences;To create an interface with clinical research in nursing and with conceptual research for disciplinary and professional construction;Reflect critically on the policies, design and organization of health systems and services;Understand the training process in clinical teaching, supervision of peers and students in initial training.... [-]
Portugal Coimbra
October 2019
Campus
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Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Coimbra

The Master's Degree in Rehabilitation Nursing takes into account the new sociodemographic and health problems resulting from population aging, the high incidence and prev ... [+]

Master in Rehabilitation Nursing

Course Presentation

The Master's Degree in Rehabilitation Nursing is a formation of the oldest nursing specializations of Portugal, which emerges from the American School of Rehabilitation Nursing whose origins dates back to the end of World War II. In Portugal, with the creation of the Rehabilitation Centers, this formation began at a time when Portugal was waging war in Africa.

It continues to be a scientific and training area, which supports a very wide range of health needs, with particular relevance to people with disabilities, disabilities and disabilities.

It develops in-depth skills in training and rehabilitation processes, with a particular focus on making people as independent as possible by promoting self-care.... [-]

Portugal Coimbra
October 2019
Campus
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Address
Avenida Bissaya Barreto | Apartado 7001
Coimbra, Coimbra District, Portugal
Address
Rua 5 de Outubro | Apartado 7001
Coimbra, Coimbra District, Portugal
Address
Rua Dr. José Alberto Reis | 3000 – 232
Coimbra, Coimbra District, Portugal