The course takes place in period

1 (2022-08-01 to 2022-10-23)


Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

Competence in sport and health promotion from a
societal perspective. You can communicate
appropriately with different stakeholder and groups.

Learning outcomes

Learning outcomes

Once you have completed the study unit:

You can distinguish between reliable and
unreliable health
communications. You can describe different methods
and channels for
health communication at different system levels.
You deepen your
knowledge by critically examining health
information and various
texts about health. (knowledge)

You increase your skills in expressing yourself in
writing in an
appropriate way. You can apply theoretical
knowledge and formulate a
health message as well as creatively plan
appropriate health
communication in a campaign. (skills)

You have a holistic view of human beings and in
your work, health
determinants at all system levels for sustainable
development are
based on health. (attitude)

Course contents

Lectures, workshops, text analysis, self-study

Recommended or required reading

See in itslearning

Study activities

  • Lectures - 10 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 10 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 40 hours
  • Individual studies - 50 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 25 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 methods

  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the
following examinations:
Examination 1 text analysis 50%
Examination 2 campaign plan + presentation 50%


  • Haikka Stina
  • Törnblom Cia
  • Vienola Riitta


Vienola Riitta

Group size

No limit (22 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Course enrolment period

2022-08-10 to 2022-09-06

Assessment methods

  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2022-09-07 09:30 - 11:00 D4109 Hälsokommunikation Introduktion kursstart! Haikka Stina
Törnblom Cia
Vienola Riitta
2022-09-12 09:00 - 12:00 F249 Hälsokommunikation Workshop med Stina Haikka Stina
Törnblom Cia
2022-09-15 13:00 - 14:30 Hälsokommunikation Work shop med Stina Haikka Stina
Törnblom Cia
Vienola Riitta
2022-09-21 09:30 - 12:00 D4106 Hälsokommunikation Motivational Interviewing (Cia) Haikka Stina
Törnblom Cia
2022-09-28 11:30 - 13:30 D4110 Hälsokommunikation Hälsokommunikation: Kritiskt tänkande (Riitta) Vienola Riitta
2022-10-04 13:00 - 15:00 B522 Hälsokommunikation Inkluderande hälsokommunikation och kampanjer (På samma linje). (Tarja Krum och Anne Ahlefelt) Vienola Riitta
2022-10-11 13:00 - 16:00 Hälsokommunikation Seminarie - ONLINE! Topic: Hälsokommunikation, presentation av kampanj Time: Oct 11, 2022 01:00 PM Helsinki Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 647 8783 0589 Haikka Stina

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