Student knows the content of public health care, the growth and development of the child and adolescense, individual and communal factors in health promotion of children and adolescense.
Knows the basic in documenting and evaluation considering children and adolescense. Knows the Finnish National Vaccination Programme and the diseases that these vaccinations prevents. Knows the way of multidisciplinary co-operation.
Content: development of public health care (children and adolescense), childrens rights in Finland, how to work in child health center: aims, goals, principles, physical examination in certain age, growth and development of a child, sexual development, normal growth, vision and hearing tests, development of the speech, nutrition, vitamins, accidents, breast feeding, plays, rest, exercise, early intervene, supporting the parenthood, how to work with families, multidisciplinary work among children and families,circadian rhythm.