The course is included in these curricula and study modules

Nurse - psychiatric nursing 2001 - 2004 - Psychiatric nursing


Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

1 cr

Competency aims

The student shall deepen his/her knowledge of psychiatry.

Learning outcomes

The student shall recognise different psychiatric diagnoses and have knowledge of medical care within psychiatry, have knowledge of psychopharmacology, indications and side effects and know the law regulating psychiatric care in Finland.

Course contents

Will be announced at the beginning of the course.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Basic studies, professional studies, psychiatry I

Recommended or required reading

Lönnqvist,J. et al (tiom.) Psykiatria
2uud.p. Helsinki:duodecim,2001.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 12 hours
  • Individual studies - 48 hours
  • - 0 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 60 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 48 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 12 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods



Stenbock-Hult Bettina

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

19.01.07 kl 12.30-15
30.01.07 kl 12.30-15
02.02.07 kl 08.30-12
09.02.07 kl 08.30-12

Assessment methods

2007-02-15 - Exams

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