The Department of Health and Welfare is one of the largest at Arcada with closer to 750 students. The department offers four bachelor’s degree programmes (Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Sports and Health Promotion and Social Services) as well as three master’s degree programmes (Health Promotion, Social Services and Rehabilitation).

Physiotherapy 2019-2020

This course list is put together for the incoming exchange students in Physiotherapy.

Please select the courses from the list that suits you best. We recommend that you divide the courses as evenly as possible between period 1 and period 2 for a suitable workload. A total of 30 credits for the autumn term is recommended for Arcada students.

Please note that there are no courses offered during spring!

Autumn 2019

Course name ECTS Semester
Habilitation for children and youth 5-15 Autumn
Applied Physiotherapeutic Assessement 5 Autumn
Models in Health Promotion 5 Autumn
Practical training 1 - Clinical Physiotherapy 5 Autumn

Language Courses

Course name ECTS Semester
Finnish for Beginners I - Group A   / Finnish for Beginners I - Group B 5 Autumn
Finnish for Beginners II - Group A  / Finnish for Beginners II - Group B 5 Autumn
Swedish for Beginners I  / Swedish for Beginners I - Group B 5 Autumn
Swedish for Beginners II / Swedish for Beginners II - Group B 5 Autumn

Sport and Health promotion 2020-2021

This course list is put together for the incoming exchange students in Sports and Health promotion.

Please select the courses from the list that suits you best. We recommend that you divide the courses as evenly as possible between the periods for a suitable workload. A total of 30 credits per term or 60 credits per year is recommended for Arcada students.

Autumn 2020

Course name ECTS Semester Period
Anatomy and Physiology 5 Autumn 1
My Future work life 1 (course code YH-3-055) 15 Autumn 1 + 2
Models in Health Promotion 5 Autumn 2
Advanced Studies in Sport coaching and fitness testing 5 Autumn 2
Habilitation for children and youth 15 Autumn 1 + 2
       
       

Language Courses

Course name ECTS Semester
Finnish for Beginners I 5 Autumn
Finnish for Beginners II 5 Autumn
Swedish for Beginners I 5 Autumn
Swedish for Beginners II 5 Autumn

Spring 2021

Course name ECTS Semester Period
Special Sports and Physical Activities 5 Spring 3
Leadership and Service Design 5 Spring 3 + 4
Health Promotional Leadership 5 Spring 3
Health Care and Health Promotion 5 Spring 3 + 4
Physical Activity 5 Spring 3 + 4
Theory in Sciences and Research Method 10 Spring 3 + 4
My Future Work Life 2 (course code YH-3-055) 15 Spring 3 + 4
       

Language Courses

Course name ECTS Semester
Swedish for Beginners I 5 Spring
Swedish for Beginners II 5 Spring
     

Social Services

At the moment we are only offering courses in Swedish within the Social Area. You will find the Social Services courses in Swedish by clicking the link below.

Det sociala området

Occupational therapy

 

This course list is put together for the incoming exchange students in Occupational therapy.

Please select the courses from the list that suits you best. We recommend that you divide the courses as evenly as possible between period 1 and period 2 for a suitable workload. A total of 30 credits for the autumn term is recommended for Arcada students.

Please note that there is only one course available during spring!

Autumn 2020

Course name ECTS Semester Period
Occupation and Participation I (partially in English) 5 Autumn 1
Occupation and Participation in Old Age (partially in English 5 Autumn 1
Habilitation for Children and Youth (in English) 15 Autumn 1
Occupation and Participation for Mental Health (partialy in English) 5 Autumn 2

Spring 2021

Creativity for Health and Wellbeing (partially in English) 5 Spring 3