Support for human movement

Structure Type: Course
Code: SSHP1703
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 1.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Kallio, Suvi
Teacher Team: Kallio, Suvi ; Huusko, Taina
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
S-SH-2013H   1 autumn   1.0        
S-SH-2013T   1 autumn   1.0        
SH-2014   1 autumn   1.0        
TH-2014   1 autumn   1.0        
S-SH-2013VK   1 autumn   1.0        

Learning Outcomes

Students will learn the way of working that is based on human natural movement patterns, and sensory functions understanding the basics of human respectful encounter and their importance for learning and self-management, and their role in the movement and activities of daily living assistance to empowerment.

Student's Workload

Total workload: 27 h
- of which scheduled studies: 13 h
- of which autonomous studies: 14 h

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

No prerequisites.


Natural human movement patterns, support of capacity.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lecture and practise.

Assessment Criteria

Grade 5
The student knows
- how to in interaction with other occupational groups and in specific situations nurse and treat the patient individually and safely
Grade 3
The student knows
- how to naturally interact with other nurses and the patients and can plan the treatment of a patient individually and safely
Grade 1
The student knows
- how to interact with other occupational groups, how to nurse and treat the patient individually and safely

Assessment Methods

100 % precense.