This course is taught in Norwegian and an English translation of the course description is not available.
HEL100-2 Public Health Work - Definitions and Ethical Principles
HEL102-2 Public Health Challenges
On successful completion of the course, students will:
have knowledge of methods for health monitoring and sources of health statistics
have knowledge of project organisation and project management
have knowledge of how to define, plan and carry out projects
be able to use methods to strengthen innovation in inter-sectoral public health work
be able to apply methods for work with health surveys and development work
be able to contribute to knowledge-based anchoring of public health work
Public health in planning processes
Knowledge-based public health work as a working method
Cross-sectoral approach to public health work
Project organization and project management
Implementation and evaluation of projects
Independent study, lectures and practical group work.
Attendance is compulsory for parts of the course -see the semester plan for more details.
Estimated student workload is 270 hours.
Course requirement must be met (written assignment)
Attendance requirements must be met
For more details please refer to the semester plan
Assessment methods and criteria
A graded 5-hour written individual examination.
See the semester plan for more details about the examination.
The person responsible for the course, in consultation with the student representative, decides the method of evaluation and whether the courses will have a midterm- or end of term evaluation, see also the Quality System, section 4.1. Information about evaluation method for the course will be posted on Canvas.