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GroupK702D13S/Degree Programme in Nursing (Kemi)
Study unit52AN015 Health Promotion of Adults, 3.00 ECTS credits, 80 h
Health Care for Adults of Working Age
Time of implementationAutumn1/2014-2015, Autumn2/2014-2015
Responsible teacherKauppila Hannele
Other teachers
Status of implementationFinished

Description status Ready
Language of instruction English
Starting and ending dates01.08.2014 - 31.12.2014
Minimum number of participants  
Maximum number of participants  
Enrolment period26.05.2014 - 06.06.2014
Implementation method
Virtuality 0 ECTS credits
R&D integration 1 ECTS credits
Resit dates of the exam
Koulutuksen aikataulu (www-linkki)
Description language English 

The students know the central areas of public health nursing of working-age people and know and assess the impacts of work, unemployment, the work community, and the work and living environments on people’s health, wellbeing, and ability to work. They are familiar with the contents of the Occupational Health Care Act and can apply the Act in order to function accordingly. The students know and can apply the activity supporting the ability to work and function, multiprofessionally. They can also apply evidence-based nursing in the health promotion and rehabilitation of working-age people. The students participate in the implementation of adults’ physical examinations and in health promotion through individual and group work by using the latest methods of health promotion. They are familiar with the most typical work-related diseases of working-age people and the preventive health care measures. They know the contents of occupational safety, protection, and ergonomics.

Assessment criteria  
Pedagogical arrangements

lessions, simulation, group work, professional visit, Moodle

80 % läsnäolovelvoite, seminaari pakollinen


Will be given by teacher in the beginning of the course


Relationship between the work and health

Physical, chemical, biological,mechanical hazards, phychosocial aspects and the risk assesment

Occupational safety and hygiene and ergonomic at work

occupational health services and legislation

A worker with a disability and rehabilitation and multiprofessional co-operation


group work (evaluate 1-5)

seminars (obligatory)