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DPHSF504 Family nursing research 6 ECTS
Organised by
Doctoral Programme in Health Sciences
Nursing Science
Person in charge
Päivi Åstedt-Kurki
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2017–2018 X

Learning outcomes

Students evaluate the course according to the evaluation for of the Finnish Doctoral Program in Nursing Science web-page


After the course students demonstrate
- capacity to apply the knowledge in the perspective of family nursing, especially of the systemic view of the family
- skills in applying the family nursing methods and how to gather systemic data via eg. family interviews
- capacity to understand how to analyze data
Through a review of research literature, students demonstrate
-capacity to apply family nursing theory, research methods and the development of knowledge related in areas of their own interests
-capacity to design and manage research projects concerned with family nursing and health care
-capacity to document and communicate information in the perspective of family nursing

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
In English
In English



Belongs to following study modules

School of Health Sciences
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
School of Health Sciences