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HEAIH03 Health and Health Care in Disaster Situations 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III 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

After the successful completion of the course, the students will
- have knowledge on key concepts regarding humanitarian disasters
- be able to analyse and understand the effects of the crises on health
- know strategies for disaster prevention and management with reference to health and healthcare
- be able to appraise scientific literature and to make oral presentations

General description

This course involves lectures and focal reading, which are processed in supervised essays and presentations and discussed in a seminar sessions in Tampere. 

Enrolment for University Studies

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Dr. Annariina Koivu, Teacher responsible


21-Nov-2016 – 19-Dec-2016
Lectures 4 hours
Tue 22-Nov-2016 at 11-13, Arvo Rh B241
Fri 25-Nov-2016 at 10-12, Arvo Rh B241
Seminar 10 hours
Thu 1-Dec-2016 at 10-13, Arvo Rh B241
Fri 2-Dec-2016 at 9-12, Arvo Rh B241
Fri 9-Dec-2016 at 10-12, Arvo Rh B241
Wed 14-Dec-2016 at 9-11, Arvo Rh B241
Exercises 8 hours Web-based