Health Assistance

assistente in corsia
Bachelor
A.Y. 2019/2020
L/SNT4 - Professioni sanitarie della prevenzione (EN)
Bachelor
180
ECTS
Access
Limited enrollment with admission test
3
Years
Course location
Milano
Language
Italian

Health Assistance graduates are healthcare professionals engaged in preventive, promotional and educational activities in relation to health.

They perform professional duties autonomously, also through the use of specific techniques and instruments; offer educational, training and consulting services in sectors which call for their specific professional competence; work both individually and in collaboration with other healthcare, social and school professionals, calling upon the assistance of support staff where necessary; assist in the training of support staff and contribute directly to the continuous updating of their professional profile.

Health Assistance graduates:

  • work with individuals, families, and communities;
  • identify health needs and prevention, educational and recovery priorities;
  • assist with family planning programmes and health, and socio-affective education initiatives;
  • partake in activities organised departmentally, both at the district and hospital levels, assuming duties relating to inter-professional relations, particularly in connection with departments engaged in the implementation of projects and goals identified by national, regional and local health planning.

Graduates in Health Assistance can pursue careers in National Health System facilities (hospitals and Local Health Authorities) and/or regional Environmental Protection Agencies, regional Health Departments responsible for the organisation and evaluation of health services, and the planning and implementation of educational initiatives dedicated to the provision of further and permanent training in relation to the healthcare network.

Graduates can also assist in the provision of training through tutorials and the coordination of internships, and directly contribute to the continuous updating of their professional profile and research.

They can also assume the above-mentioned roles in facilities in the Ministry of Labour, Health and Social Policy.

They can work in public and private facilities, also those certified in accordance with current regulations, and in the non-profit sector, in a freelance or employed capacity.

Employment statistics (Almalaurea)

Admission: Limited enrolment with admission test.

English language

Students are expected to attain level B1 proficiency in English.

Proficiency may be certified at the time of matriculation by submitting a certificate of level B1 language proficiency or better, or by sitting the SLAM (University Language Centre) placement test during the first year of studies only, between September and December. Students who do not pass the test must follow the SLAM language courses and obtain appropriate certification within the year the plan of study calls for a language exam.

Mandatory

Courses list

year
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language
Compulsory
Tirocinio (primo anno) 14 350 Italian
First semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language
Compulsory
Basi anatomofisiologiche 4 45 Italian
- Anatomia umana2
- Fisiologia2
Biologia e biochimica 4 40 Italian
- Biochimica2
- Biologia applicata2
Informatica 3 18 Italian
Scienze psicopedagogiche e sociali 7 70 Italian
- Pedagogia generale e sociale1
- Psicologia generale2
- Scienze tecniche mediche applicate1
- Sociologia generale2
- Storia della medicina1
Second semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language
Compulsory
English assessment B1 (2 ECTS) 2 Italian
Epidemiologia, prevenzione e sanità pubblica 6 60 Italian
- Igiene generale e applicata4
- Statistica sociale2
Microbiologia e patologia 6 63 Italian
- Medicina interna1
- Microbiologia e microbiologia clinica2
- Patologia generale3
Sociologia della salute e scienze giuridiche 6 60 Italian
- Discipline demoetnoantropologiche2
- Istituzioni di diritto privato2
- Sociologia dell'ambiente e del territorio1
- Sociologia generale1
Study plan rules
Elettivi - Lo studente, al primo anno, deve altresì maturare 2 CFU in attività formative a scelta.
year
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language
Compulsory
Tirocinio (secondo anno) 20 500 Italian
First semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language
Compulsory
Biofisiologia della riproduzione, sessuologia ed andrologia 6 60 Italian
- Endocrinologia2
- Genetica medica1
- Ginecologia e ostetricia1
- Scienze tecniche mediche applicate2
Educazione e promozione della salute 8 80 Italian
- Didattica e pedagogia speciale1
- Igiene generale e applicata1
- Pedagogia generale e sociale2
- Psicologia generale2
- Scienze tecniche mediche e applicate2
Medicina di comunità 1 9 90 Italian
- Igiene generale e applicata2
- Malattie cutanee e veneree1
- Malattie infettive2
- Scienze tecniche mediche applicate4
Scienze mediche 7 70 Italian
- Farmacologia2
- Medicina interna3
- Scienze infermieristiche generali, cliniche e pediatriche1
- Scienze tecniche e dietetiche applicate1
Second semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language
Compulsory
Salute dell'adulto e dell'anziano e salute neuropsichiatrica 6 60 Italian
- Malattie dell'apparato locomotore1
- Medicina interna1
- Neurologia1
- Psichiatria1
- Scienze Infermieristiche, neuropsichiatriche e riabilitative1
- Scienze tecniche mediche applicate1
Salute dell'infanzia e dell'adolescenza ed educazione socio-affettiva 7 70 Italian
- Igiene generale e applicata1
- Neuropsichiatria infantile1
- Pediatria generale e specialistica2
- Psicologia dello sviluppo e dell'educazione2
- Scienze tecniche mediche applicate1
Study plan rules
Elettivi - Lo studente, al secondo anno, deve altresì maturare 2 CFU in attività formative a scelta.
year
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language
Compulsory
Tirocinio (terzo anno) 26 650 Italian
First semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language
Compulsory
Igiene del lavoro ed emergenze e primo soccorso 7 70 Italian
- Anestesiologia1
- Diagnostica per immagini1
- Medicina del lavoro1
- Scienze Infermieristiche generali, cliniche e pediatriche1
- Scienze tecniche mediche e applicate2
- Sociologia generale1
Medicina di comunità 2 6 60 Italian
- Igiene generale e applicata2
- Scienze tecniche mediche e applicate2
- Statistica medica2
Second semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language
Compulsory
Medicina di comunità 3 4 40 Italian
- Audiologia1
- Endocrinologia1
- Malattie dell'apparato visivo1
- Malattie odontostomatologiche1
Scienze giuridiche, deontologia professionale, tutela dei diritti 9 90 Italian
- Diritto del lavoro1
- Economia aziendale1
- Igiene generale e applicata1
- Istituzioni di diritto privato2
- Medicina legale1
- Organizzazione aziendale1
- Scienze tecniche mediche applicate2
Conclusive activities
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language
Compulsory
Prova finale 7 Italian
Study plan rules
Elettivi - Lo studente, al terzo anno, deve altresì maturare 2 CFU in attività formative a scelta.
Sede
Milano
Sedi didattiche
Sede Corso di Laurea presso Dipartimento di Scienze biomediche per la salute - via Pascal, 36/38 - Milano
L'attività didattica relativa al corso di laurea in Assistenza Sanitaria si svolge presso le strutture didattiche allocate presso Città Studi o presso strutture sanitarie accreditate dal servizio sanitario nazionale ed enti convenzionati identificati dal Collegio Didattico interdipartimentale.
Fees, scholarships and benefits

University fees

For students enrolled on bachelor’s, master’s and single cycle degree programmes are divided into two instalments of different amounts and with different payment deadlines:

  • the first, corresponding to the minimum amount, is the same for all students 
  • the second - technically referred to as an ‘all-inclusive fee’-  that is variable.

Students can also be entitled for tuition fee reductions such as:

More info at: Fees - current academic year

Scholarships and benefits

L’Ateneo fornisce inoltre una serie di agevolazioni economiche a favore dei propri studenti con requisiti particolari (merito, condizioni economiche o personali, studenti internazionali) come:

Enrollment
First year enrolment:
Admission
Limited enrollment with admission test

Places available: 25
Call for applications is going to be published.
Application period: from 07-15-2019 to 08-28-2019
Admission Test date and location: 11/09/2019 08:30
Enrolment period: from 09-18-2019 to 09-24-2019
Please note:
L'area di svolgimento del test è indicata per ogni candidato nella ricevuta della domanda di ammissione. Eventuali variazioni saranno comunicate via e-mail.