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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2012–2013
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KATEMHS-PH02 Classic and Recent Trends in Public Health 10 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Master's Degree Programme in Health Sciences
School of Health Sciences

Learning outcomes

To familiarize the student with basic theoretical conceptions of public health and develop an alert attitude to issues in public health.

General description

Literature exam


Ilkka Pietilä, Teacher responsible
Tapio Kirsi, Teacher


3-Sep-2012 – 31-Jul-2013
Literature workshop I
Mon 25-Feb-2013 at 12.15-14.30, Group room I, T-building, Books: Moran and Rose. Enrollment to the teachers by email in advance.
Literature workshop II
Mon 25-Mar-2013 at 12.15-14.30, Group room II, T-building, Books Wilkinson & Marmot and Petersen & Lupton. Enrollment by email to the teachers before the workshop.

Study materials


1. Marmot M. &Wilkinson R. (ed) Social determinats of health. 2 rev. ed. Oxford University Press 2006.

2. Peterson A. &Lupton D. The new public health. Sage 1996.

3. Rose G. The strategy of preventive medicine. Oxford University Press 1992 (or later edition).

4. Moran M. Governing the health care state. Manchester University Press 1999 (or later edition).