The course takes place in period

  • 1 (2021-08-01 to 2021-10-24)
  • 2 (2021-10-25 to 2021-12-31)


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
    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


  • Olkinuora Hanna
  • Ruutu Katri
  • Törnblom Cia


Törnblom Cia

Group size

No limit (21 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until date 2022-05-31

The timetable of the course

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Course enrolment period

2021-08-09 to 2021-09-05

Assessment methods

  • 2021-12-17 - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2021-10-14 12:00 - 15:00 A311 Hälsokommunikation Introduktion kursstart Olkinuora Hanna
Törnblom Cia
2021-10-20 09:30 - 12:30 B320 Hälsokommunikation Olkinuora Hanna
Ruutu Katri
Törnblom Cia
2021-10-26 09:30 - 12:00 B518 Hälsokommunikation Ruutu Katri
Törnblom Cia
2021-11-10 13:00 - 14:30 Hälsokommunikation Online Handledning för kamapanjuppgiften (Cia) ________________________________________________________________________________ Microsoft Teams meeting Join on your computer or mobile app Click here to join the meeting Or call in (audio only) +358 9 85626394,,366715857# Finland, Helsinki Phone Conference ID: 366 715 857# Find a local number | Reset PIN Learn More | Meeting options ________________________________________________________________________________ Törnblom Cia
2021-11-24 10:00 - 11:30 B518 Hälsokommunikation Handeldning för Kampanj Olkinuora Hanna
Törnblom Cia
2021-12-17 09:30 - 15:30 D4109 Hälsokommunikation Slutseminarie Olkinuora Hanna
Ruutu Katri
Törnblom Cia

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