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

Code: SY10005-3003

General information


01.10.2022 - 31.10.2022


09.01.2023 - 12.03.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

2 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching


Tikkarinne Campus Tikkarinne 9

Teaching languages

  • Finnish


20 - 120

Degree programmes

  • Degree Programme in Nursing
  • Degree Programme in Applied Gerontology
  • Degree Programme in Social Services


  • Hanne Timonen
  • Juha Jalovaara
  • Irmeli Stenberg-Louko

Teacher in charge

Hanne Timonen


  • SGAS22
    Degree Programme in Applied Gerontology, Blended Learning, Fall, 2022
  • SHAS22
    Bachelor of Health Care, Nursing, Blended Learning, Fall, 2022
  • SSAS22
    Bachelor of Social Services, Blended learning, Fall, 2022


You can define the key principles of highlighting worries, addressing concerns and motivational discussion methods and the RAI performance appraisal system, and apply the methods in practice


Essential content:

Method for taking up one's worries:
- principles and steps for taking up
- a dialogue
- early intervention

Motivational discussion:
- phase model of behavior change
- key principles and methods of motivational discussion
- motivational discussion in practice

RAI assessment system:
- basics of RAI assessment system
- glossary and equipment of RAI assessment system
- implementation of RAI assessment and use of assessment data

Evaluation scale