The course takes place in period

4 (2021-03-22 to 2021-07-31)

Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

Swedish

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

1

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to develop competences
within OT by:

  • showing competence and understanding about the
    complex relationship between the health of the
    community, social contexts and occupational
    rights
  • understanding the importance of activity for
    health
  • showing competence and understanding for how
    aspects of society and culture can influence
    activity
  • understanding and be able to measure with what
    force and in which direction media is influencing
    reality as seen from the social context

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is able to:

  • explain the content of activity, occupational
    balance, occupational justice and doing, being,
    belonging and becoming. The student can describe
    how these definitions can be seen within
    different target groups and affect activity and
    participation
  • describe the meaning of culture, seen from an
    occupational perspective
  • with the aid of daily newspaper identify these
    different perspectives seen in a community based
    context
  • begin to think critically about the influence
    of media on the construction/meaning of
    "Health"

Course contents

societal perspectives on health and human
occupation and participation, focus on different
population groups and their everyday life

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Basic courses in OT

Additional information

Matteo Stocchettis teaching is supporting students
in their understanding of how media is influencing
the making of our own reality.

Recommended or required reading

Antonovsky,A. 2005. Hälsans mysterium.Natur och Kultur.2dra utgåvan.

Arola, A. 2018. Capturing the experience of
health among persons aging in a migration
context. Health promotion interventions as means
to enable health and occupations in daily life.
University of Gothenburg.
Christansen, C. H & Townsend, E.A. 2010.
Introduction to Occupation. The Art and Science
of Living. 2nd ed. New Jersey: Pearson.
Hitch D, Pepin G, & Stagnitti K. (2014). In the
Footsteps of Wilcock, Part One: The evolution of
doing, being, becoming and belonging.
Occupational Therapy in Health Care.
Hitch, D., Pépin, G., & Stagnitti, K. 2014. In
the Footsteps of Wilcock, Part Two: The
Interdependent Nature of Doing, Being,
Becoming,
and Belonging. Occupational Therapy In Health
Care. 28(3) 247-263.
Hitch, D., Pépin, G., & Stagnitti, K. 2014. In
the Footsteps of Wilcock, Part Two: The
Interdependent Nature of Doing, Being,
Becoming,
and Belonging. Occupational Therapy In Health
Care, 28(3), 247-263.
Häggblom-Kronlöf, G., Hultberg, J., Eriksson,
BG. & Sonn, U. (2007). Experiences of daily
occupations at 99 years of age. SJOT 14:192-200
Kroksmark, Ulla. 2014. Hälsa och aktivitet i
vardagen - ur ett arbetsterapeutiskt
perspektiv. Förbundet Sveriges
Arbetsterapeuter.
Matuska, K., Christiansen, C. (2009) Life
balance : multidisciplinary theories and
research
Thorofare, NJ : SLACK Inc, kap. 1, 2, 9, 10
Scaffa, M.E. et al. 2010. Occupational therapy
in the promotion of Health and wellness. USA:
F.A. Davis Company, kap. 5, 6, 7, 17
Stocchetti, M & Kukkonen, K. 2011. Critical
media analysis. An introduction for media
professionals. kap. 1,2. Frankfurt am Main:
Peter Lang
Wilcock,A A. 2015. An occupational perspective
of health. 3nd ed. Slack.
Whalley, H K. 2004. Dimensions of Meaning in
the Occupations of Daily Life. I: Revue
Canadienne 180;ergothérapie. 5(71). s. 296 -
302.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 15 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 4 hours
  • Small-group work - 40 hours
  • Individual studies - 45 hours
  • Seminars - 4 hours
  • - 27 hours

Workload

  • 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 methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

The examination forms of the course:

  1. Oral presentation in seminar. The presentation
    graded from 1-5, is a group work and is based on
    a case. To pass the examination the student have
    to be able to explain the content of all the
    different perspectives and describe how these
    perspectives influence activity and participation
    within different kinds of groups. The grade for
    the presentations is the same for all group
    members.
  2. Written task (in pairs): The students writes an debate article for a newspaper. Passed/not passed.
  3. International co-operation: study activities passed/not passed.

Teacher

  • Arola Annikki
  • Stocchetti Matteo
  • Werner Tove

Examiner

Werner Tove

Group size

No limit (22 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until date 2021-10-31

Course enrolment period

2020-05-18 to 2021-03-01

Assessment methods

  • 2021-03-16 - Exams
  • 2021-04-26 - Reports and productions
  • Date will be announced later - Other assignments
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2021-03-16 10:15 - 12:00 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Kursintroduktion och information om internationellt samarbete i kursen (TW, AA) online Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/67967404140?pwd=bE1jQWpZZngzZm5ZUm9YanJiN2tOUT09&from=addon Meeting ID: 679 6740 4140 Passcode: 851462 Arola Annikki
Werner Tove
2021-03-23 10:00 - 11:30 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Föreläsningserbjudande: Aktivitetsvetenskapen inom ergoterapin (AA) Zoom: https://arcada.zoom.us/j/69648899052?pwd=V2tIaEE5OWRFRERqeEV3WmpuSUY2QT09 Meeting ID: 696 4889 9052 Passcode: 528520 Arola Annikki
Werner Tove
2021-03-25 13:00 - 16:00 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Val av samhällsgrupp för examinationsuppgiften. Intro kl. 13 med Tove, därefter grupparbete. Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65588380457?pwd=OHpMUHVCd01YYWQzSlYrcVRmUFVyZz09&from=addon Meeting ID: 655 8838 0457 Passcode: 981217 Werner Tove
2021-03-29 10:00 - 11:30 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Gästföreläsning: Kultur inom social- och hälsovård samt berättelser från Afrika (TW,AA) Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/68419843690?from=addon Meeting ID: 684 1984 3690 Join by SIP 68419843690@109.105.112.236 68419843690@109.105.112.235 Join by H.323 109.105.112.236 109.105.112.235 Meeting ID: 684 1984 3690 Arola Annikki
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2021-03-29 13:00 - 15:00 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Presentation av vald samhällsgrupp (TW) Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/69913048391?pwd=c0dvcjdsVVI3eFVCdDY4UXlYRzBPUT09&from=addon Meeting ID: 699 1304 8391 Passcode: 935370 Werner Tove
2021-03-30 09:00 - 10:00 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Perspektiven: Aktivitetsrättvisa och aktivitetsbalans. Introduktion samt uppgiftsbeskrivning. Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/62165666873?pwd=N1pRWWc3Rk5WTGhSL1p1aVpoTyszQT09&from=addon Meeting ID: 621 6566 6873 Passcode: 263915 Arola Annikki
Werner Tove
2021-03-30 10:15 - 13:00 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Tidsreservation för grupparbete Werner Tove
2021-04-01 12:30 - 15:00 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Tidsreservation för grupparbete Werner Tove
2021-04-06 09:00 - 15:00 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Tidsreservation för grupparbete. Valfri Drop in handledning med Tove 13-14 via Zoom. Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/66257528025?pwd=dUFMNlF5K3Yyd3l1SE5JWitpNmNWZz09&from=addon Meeting ID: 662 5752 8025 Passcode: 694907 Werner Tove
2021-04-09 13:30 - 15:30 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Miniseminarium: Perspektiven aktivitetsrättvisa och aktivitetsbalans (TW, AA) Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/62588884499?pwd=MG9BY2FSS3gyeS8rMEYxWlhJTkxRdz09&from=addon Meeting ID: 625 8888 4499 Passcode: 756560 Arola Annikki
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2021-04-13 10:00 - 11:45 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle 10-11.45: Föreläsningserbjudande: Aktivitet, hälsa och salutogenes (TW) Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/69621876329?pwd=c3h3bkxwN1FJdTdRdzBqWHNMZVFHZz09&from=addon Meeting ID: 696 2187 6329 Passcode: 824153 Werner Tove
2021-04-13 13:00 - 16:00 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Tidsreservation för grupparbete Werner Tove
2021-04-19 14:00 - 16:00 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Litteraturseminarium: Uppföljning av självstudier om begreppet Doing, Being, Belonging, Becoming (TW,AA) Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/63221667773?pwd=b2Y4ay9sMDJVaEYycThPak9TV2lSQT09&from=addon Meeting ID: 632 2166 7773 Passcode: 536773 Arola Annikki
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2021-04-22 12:00 - 16:00 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Obligatorisk grupphandledning - boka tid på ItsLearning Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/61818883582?pwd=U3ZDeGo4VjNQL1FnWjltNmhObEpyZz09&from=addon Meeting ID: 618 1888 3582 Passcode: 770558 Werner Tove
2021-04-27 09:00 - 12:00 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle 9-12.00: Opponering och feedback av annan grupps examinationsarbete Werner Tove
2021-04-28 09:00 - 12:00 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Tidsreservation förberedelser inför examinationsseminarium Werner Tove
2021-04-29 12:45 - 16:00 Aktivitet, hälsa och samhälle Kursens slutseminarium (TW, AA) Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65947711744?pwd=Uk9EWjhtNWE1STFpSGR2SjEyOW9HZz09&from=addon Meeting ID: 659 4771 1744 Passcode: 687206 Arola Annikki
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