Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

15 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is is to develope the competence in nursing and health promotion.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to understand the care of the critically ill patient and and take care of him/her in different contexts or to understand the need and methods for health promotion, rehabilitative care and a leadership to promote health

Course contents

Optional ; advanced or health promotive or rehabilitative care on a policlinic, in perioperative care, intensive care and other units for children or adults.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Clinical practice in medical- surgical and psychiatric care

Recommended or required reading

Get acquainted with the practice place, go for an interview.

Study activities

  • Learning diary - 30 hours
  • Practical training - 210 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 240 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 240 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the practical trainig and the reflective diary which should be handed in during the evaluation of the practice


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Kukkonen Göta

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

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