Kursens undervisningsperiod

3 (2023-01-01 till 2023-03-19)








Högre yrkeshögskoleexamen

Rekommenderat studieår



5 sp


In this study unit the focus will be for you to
build the following competencies:

Change and innovative competence
Leadership competence

These competencies support the following
Development Goals (SDG); 3,4,5,8,9,10,12 and 16.


After successful completion of this study unit
you are able to:

appraise change theories with their strength
and weakness and understand the drivers and
enablers for innovation and creativity. (Knowlede)

recognize and analyze the development of
leadership studies in modern organizations,
with an emphasis on healthcare organizations.

identify and describe forces of organizational
change and how these can be actively worked
with in order to promote innovation and
entrepreneurship. (Skill)

explain and interpret change actions in
workplaces that are both inclusive and empowering
for all participants (Skill)

question status-quo by being open and curious.

utilize potential to achieve changes in a
Nordic healthcare setting. (Attitude)

present a variety of interventions to enhance
an innovative and inclusive work environment by
demonstrating cultural sensitivity and advanced
communication skills. (Attitude)


Change leadership theories
Strategic leadership
Evaluation Practice


En yrkeshögskoleexamen eller kandidatexamen och
minst två års arbetserfarenhet efter att examen

Mer information

Master program Leadership for Nordic Healthcare
is entirely online, and therefore all study
activities consist of online activities only.
Each study unit requires active commitment each
week, as peer-learning and self-driven learning
activities are the foundation for deep
Students receive regularly ?triggers? (complex
questions), guidance and resourceful lectures
as a pedagogical framework. The ?triggers? are
real-life connected and Nordic in their design and
the resourceful lectures are a blend between
theoretical discussions and Nordic guest lectures.
During all learning activities in this master
program there will be a continuous focus on
social, teaching and cognitive presence.
Furthermore, building a sense of community
among learners is essential for developing common
purposes and inquiry in each learning unit. The
purpose of highlighting the learning community
in this master education rely on the assumption
that in order to create the conditions for inquire
and qualitative interactions (reflective and
threaded discussions) there needs to be a
collaboratively starting point.


  • Föreläsningar - 20 timmar
  • Basgruppsarbete - 20 timmar
  • Självstudier - 95 timmar


  • Kursens totala antal arbetstimmar: 135 timmar
  • Varav självstyrda studieformer: 135 timmar
  • Varav schemalagda studier: 0 timmar


Flerformsundervisning (delvis nätundervisning handledd eller självstudier)


  • Tentamina (skriftliga-, muntliga-, hem-)
  • Essä, rapporter, produktioner och portfolio


To pass the course you should pass the following
All students are required to participate in the
online conference 14.2.2023 (9:00-16:00)
Possibilities for future Nordic Health and welfare
seminar arranged by Arcada and Novia and open to a
global research community.
Everyone is asked to be active during the whole
conference and each student will individually
present a short paper including problem statement,
research on topic, prototype for solution and
The grade will be built on the following elements:
Abstract (30% of final grade) Poster or oral
presentation (10%, approved/failed) Article for
conference (60 % of final grade)


  • Forss Mia
  • Gray Pamela
  • Grönlund Anu
  • Jeglinsky-Kankainen Ira
  • Tana Jonas


Forss Maria

Antal kursplatser

Ingen begränsning (54 studenter anmälda)

Delprestation i kraft till

Tills vidare


2022-12-26 till 2023-01-22


  • Tentdatum meddelas senare - Tentamina
  • Datum meddelas senare - Rapporter och produktioner
Datum Tid Rum Titel Beskrivning Organisatör
2023-01-10 15:00 - 17:00 Change Leadership - course kick-off Zoom link: https://arcada.zoom.us/j/67988644782 Forss Mia
Tana Jonas
2023-01-24 15:00 - 17:00 Change Leadership - course check-up Zoom link: https://arcada.zoom.us/j/67988644782 Forss Mia
Tana Jonas
2023-02-07 15:00 - 17:00 Change Leadership - course check-up Zoom link: https://arcada.zoom.us/j/67988644782 Forss Mia
Tana Jonas
2023-02-14 09:00 - 16:00 Possibilities for future Nordic Health and welfare seminar (Change Leadership) Zoom link: https://arcada.zoom.us/j/67988644782 Forss Mia
Gray Pamela
Jeglinsky-Kankainen Ira
Nyberg Anu
Tana Jonas

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