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General studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is...

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is
expected to
- be able to describe the structure of the
society and the legislation and other
regulations that is a base for how the society
is working
- be familiar with the legislation that is
essential for the profession
- realize the value of multi professional co-
- be able to distinguish and put into practice
the most relevant legislation within the field
of labour legislation
- be able to describe the structure of the
society according to existing legislation and
be able to identify his or her own
possibilities to influence
- be able to discuss the meaning of the Nordic
welfare according to the own profession
- be able to describe the welfare services the
communities offer according to existing

Study activities

  • Lectures - 50 hours
  • Individual studies - 85 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the
following examinations:
Examination 1 ....
Examination 2.... etc.
(examinations include written examination
demonstrations and presentations, reports and
produktions, essays, and also presence at
specified occasions)

The examinations contribute to the final grade
follows: ...


  • Hernberg Mervi
  • Sigfrids Ingmar
  • Stenbäck Pernilla
  • Taskinen Topi


Sigfrids Ingmar

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

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