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Public Health Nursing with Pregnant and Families (10 cr)

Code: AH00CA89-3003

General information


21.11.2022 - 08.01.2023


02.01.2023 - 26.02.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

10 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching


Faculty of Health Care and Social Services (LAB)


Lappeenranta Campus

Teaching languages

  • Finnish


0 - 40

Degree programmes

  • Bachelor's Degree Programme in Public Health Nursing


  • Elina Herttuainen
  • Heidi Väisänen
  • Teija Maukonen
  • Sanna Spets

Scheduling groups

  • Luennot (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)
  • Seminaari (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)
  • Simulaatio (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)
  • Tentti (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)
  • Info (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)
  • Verkkoluento (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)
  • Harjoitukset (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)
  • Harjoitus R 1 (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)
  • Harjoitus R 2 (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)



Small groups

  • Luennot
  • Seminaari
  • Simulaatio
  • Tentti
  • Info
  • Verkkoluento
  • Harjoitukset
  • Harjoitus R 1
  • Harjoitus R 2

Learning outcomes

Student can:
- carry out and evaluate, in cooperation with the family, the monitoring and strengthening of the health, well-being and resources of the expectant child and the family with children.
- plan, implement and evaluate customer-oriented family planning
- implement and evaluate working methods for health promotion in maternity and child health counseling and work in multi-professional co-operation to promote the well-being of families and the health and safety of the child's developmental environment
- plan, implement and evaluate follow-up during pregnancy and postpartum, identify the most common disorders and needs for additional family support, and refer to follow-up care if necessary and provide family-oriented support to the family early enough
- act in a customer-oriented manner in the treatment of childbirth
- assess and support parenting and the child's growth and development, identify risks to the child's health, insecurity and social development, and strengthen family resources

Assessment scale