The course takes place in period

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


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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 work - 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.

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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 Report


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


Törnblom Cia

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Group size

No limit (29 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until date 2019-05-31

The timetable of the course

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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

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