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Promotion of Health, Wellbeing and Functional Capacity 1 (2 cr)

Code: SY10002-3007

General information


01.01.2023 - 31.01.2023


13.03.2023 - 31.05.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

2 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching


Tikkarinne Campus Tikkarinne 9

Teaching languages

  • Finnish


20 - 80

Degree programmes

  • Degree Programme in Nursing
  • Degree Programme in Social Services


  • Riitta Räsänen
  • Suvi Liimatta

Teacher in charge

Riitta Räsänen


  • SSNK23
    Bachelor of Social Services, Full-time Studies, Spring, 2023
  • SHNK23
    Nurse, Full-time Studies, Spring, 2023


You are able to define what is meant by wellbeing, health and functional capacity, as well as name the dimensions of functional capacity and the core content of the ICF. You identify the protective and risk factors for wellbeing and health. You are able to explore promotive and preventive work at various levels and define their good practices and recommendations. You can give examples of multi-professional work and sustainable development in the field of social and health care.


- wellbeing, health and functional capacity
- dimensions of functional capacity and ICF
- protective and risk factors for well-being, health and functional capacity
- national recommendations on well-being and health
- the levels and methods of promotive and preventive work
- good and evidence-based practices in promotive and preventive work
- sustainable development
- multi-professional work in the social and health care

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