The course is included in these curricula and study modules


Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course for the student is
to learn how to guide parents and lead group discussions concerning different topics among them

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to
- plan, execute and evaluate a course for expectant parent
- guide parents in special problems among children 0-7 years
- lead group discussions with parents to children in different ages

Course contents

Special topics in healthcare for children
- work at the Swedish Family center

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Family centered healthcare theory part I
Care of women and children

Additional information

Obligatory presence on training sessions and seminars

Recommended or required reading

Topical scientific papers

Study activities

  • Lectures - 16 hours
  • Excursions and demonstrations - 20 hours
  • Tuition managed by students but supervised by the teacher - 30 hours
  • Project work and productions - 30 hours
  • Individual studies - 37 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 67 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 66 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods



  • Kajander Elisabeth
  • Niemi Annika
  • Onninen Berit


Niemi Annika

Group size

No limit

Course completion date

Date for course completion will be announced later

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

se Familjeinriktad hälsovård del 2 för barnmorskor gällande familjeförberedelsekursens tider

Assessment methods

2010-03-05 - Exams

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