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TERKAN9 Global Issues on Mental Health and Mental Health Services - Web course, Moodle 5 ECTS
Implementation is also a part of open university teaching
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Health Sciences
Public Health
Faculty of Social Sciences

Learning outcomes

After completing the course the student will be able to
- locate mental health issues in the domain of public health research
- discuss current challenges and action plans for local and global mental health promotion
- describe the Finnish community mental health care system or the corresponding system in the country of the student?s origin
- find information about NGOs in the mental health domain and be able to describe the input of these in mental health promotion

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrollments to Kirsti Nurmela: kirsti.nurmela@staff.uta.fi

Enrolment for Open University Studies


Sami Pirkola, Teacher responsible
Kirsti Nurmela, Contact person


1-Aug-2017 – 31-May-2018
Independent work



Study materials

Announced in Moodle

Further information

- Individual working

- Non-stop web course. The course will be completed entirely in Moodle

-For approval all the assignments have to be completed within six months from the date of enrollment


University instructor Kirsti Nurmela: kirsti.nurmela[at]staff.uta.fi

The quota for Open University students