Clinical psychology

Structure Type: Course
Code: SSHP1908
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 1.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Vekara, Outi
Teacher Team: Vekara, Outi ; Kajan, Elina ; Autio, Päivi ; Sundqvist-Kekäläinen, Mirva ; Rasivirta, Eila
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
S-SH-2013H   2 spring   1.0        
S-SH-2013T   2 spring   1.0        
SH-2014   2 spring   1.0        
TH-2014   2 spring   1.0        
S-SH-2013VK   2 spring   1.0        

Learning Outcomes

- the student identify the approaches and the methods of treatment which are used in clinical psychology

Student's Workload

lecturers 13 h and autonomous studies 13 h, total work load of the course 26 h


- what is clinical psychology
- approaches and explains in mental health
- mental health disorders and treatment

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

lecturer 13 h and independent studies 13 h

Assessment Criteria

Grade 5
The student knows:
- how to assess mental health disorders treatment
- to look at different approaches of mental health and to combinate the different explains in mental health treatment

Grade 3
The student knows:
- to describe the mental health approaches and explains
- to combinate the approaches in mental health and explains in mental health treatment
Grade 1
The student knows:
- to describe the approaches of mental health disorders and explains

Assessment Methods

written assignment