Health policy, organization, participation and health promotion
2011-2012 - SPL3012 - 10 ECTS


  • SPL1003
  • SPL1012
  • SPL1092
  • VPK2002/VPM2002/VPP2002

On the basis of

Previous teaching and litterature in social science.

Expected learning outcomes

The student:

  • Applying social science concepts in the understanding of the nurse’s function in the community level
  • Uses a holistic perspective related to health care for community level
  • Gives an account of laws and regulations governing the municipal health service
  • Discusses the organization, planning and priorities in the municipal health service
  • Discusses health promotion at the system level and in relation to different groups in the community
  • Discusses the quality and user involvement in health services in relation to age and social groups


  • Health service organization, priorities and planning in community care
  • Quality and user participation in health service
  • Health promotion and prevention on the community level
  • Universal design

Teaching Methods

Project work

Teaching Methods (additional text)

Project work in group with supervision in groups of respondent and opponent

Form(s) of Assessment

Oral exam, individually

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

External/internal examiner

To internal examiners.

Re-sit examination


Coursework Requirements

Approved project report
Approved projects respondent ship and opponent ship

Teaching Materials

See curriculum for study unit 3