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Health Promotion, Support for Self-care and Guidance in Nursing (4 cr)

Code: SH00BS83-3029

General information


22.05.2023 - 28.05.2023


14.08.2023 - 31.12.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

4 op

Virtual proportion

2 op

Mode of delivery

50 % Contact teaching, 50 % Distance learning


Laurea Tikkurila, sote


Laurea Tikkurila

Teaching languages

  • Finnish


20 - 40

Degree programmes

  • Sairaanhoitajakoulutus (SHV2), Laurea Tikkurila (Finnish)


  • Tiina Leino
  • Irene Latva-Korpela
  • Anne Hiller-Ikonen

Teacher in charge

Tiina Leino


  • SHV223KN
    Sairaanhoitajakoulutus, päivätoteutus, K23, Tikkurila


The student is able to
- analyse the health risks and threats to the populations’ health on community and individual level
- apply recommendations and research information related to the prevention of chronic illnesses when planning and implementing guidance on healthy lifestyles for patients and their families
- plan and implement interventions to promote health and functional capacity for individuals and significant others in utilising multiprofessional cooperation and networks
- plan, implement and evaluate resource-based guidance and online guidance that supports individual self-management with varying pedagogical methods and with ethical justifications
- describe guidance and information related to the prevention and control of infectious diseases

Teaching methods

The implementation plan is available in Finnish.

Grading scale