The course takes place in period

  • 1 (2019-08-01 to 2019-10-27)
  • 2 (2019-10-28 to 2019-12-31)


Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

Competence aims
You will develop your competence:
- you can use research material, and critically
review information about healthy habits like
physical activity, recovery, sleep, stress,
- you can use international information sources,
and use different information techniques in your
- you can promote health by apply knowledge and
communication tools

Learning outcomes

After the course, you can:
- describe the concept of Health communication
- be able to account for different methods and
channels for health communication at different
levels, focusing on community level
-demonstrate in-depth knowledge of living habits;
physical activity, recovery, sleep, stress and
eating habits.
- can distinguish between can distinguish between
purposeful and non-purposeful health communication
and see its opportunities to influence health
promotion work.
- and apply theoretical knowledge of health and
living habits, formulate a health message and
initiate a campaign.

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Previous course names


Additional information

Will be informed later

Recommended or required reading

Course literature will be given at the beginning of
the course.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 25 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 43 hours
  • Individual studies - 60 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 5 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

Demonstrations with Sways
Presentation in class


  • Ruutu Katri
  • Törnblom Cia
  • von Hedenberg-Löfman Linnéa


Törnblom Cia

Group size

No limit (29 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until date 2019-05-31

The timetable of the course

Närmare info på Itslearning

Course enrolment period

2019-08-12 to 2019-09-08

Assessment methods

  • 2019-12-18 - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
  • Date will be announced later - Other assignments
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2019-09-24 09:30 - 12:00 B522 Hälsokommunikation Introduktion + folkhälsa och Hälsokommunikation Ruutu Katri
Törnblom Cia
von Hedenberg-Löfman Linnéa
2019-09-24 14:00 - 14:30 Hälsokommunikation Webinarie 1 Törnblom Cia
von Hedenberg-Löfman Linnéa
2019-10-01 09:00 - 12:00 B320 Hälsokommunikation Stress(Cia) Ruutu Katri
Törnblom Cia
von Hedenberg-Löfman Linnéa
2019-10-01 12:15 - 14:30 D4106 Hälsokommunikation Social inclusion (Projektet På samma linje) + Webbinar Ruutu Katri
Törnblom Cia
von Hedenberg-Löfman Linnéa
2019-10-08 09:30 - 12:00 D4110 Hälsokommunikation Sömn med Katri Ruutu Katri
Törnblom Cia
2019-10-08 14:00 - 14:30 Hälsokommunikation Webinarie 3 Törnblom Cia
von Hedenberg-Löfman Linnéa
2019-10-15 14:00 - 14:30 Hälsokommunikation Webinarie 4 Törnblom Cia
von Hedenberg-Löfman Linnéa
2019-10-16 09:30 - 12:00 D4109 Hälsokommunikation Matvanor (Cia) Ruutu Katri
Törnblom Cia
2019-12-17 09:00 - 15:00 D173 Hälsokommunikation Seminarium Ruutu Katri
Törnblom Cia
2019-12-18 10:00 - 11:00 D173 Hälsokommunikation Seminarium Törnblom Cia

Course and curriculum search