Course code FHV310

FHV310 Occupational Science - Expertise in Interventions

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Course responsible: Ruth Kjærsti Raanaas
ECTS credits: 10
Faculty: Faculty of Landscape and Society
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Limits of class size:
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Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in the August block and has evaluation in the Autumn parallel.
Course frequency: Annually.
First time: 2008H
Preferential right:
M-FOL / M-FOL-DEL
Course contents:
The course will cover the following: Methodological project work including planning, implementation and/or evaluation of intervention based on health promoting occupation commisioned by stakeholders in the community. Introduction to relevant theory and methods.
Learning outcome:
The course aims to provide students with knowledge, skills and competence in planning, implementing and evaluating programs based on health promoting activity. They will have developed competence in project report writing and oral presentation of scientific data to the general public.
Learning activities:
Lectures, seminars, supervision and self study will support the work with a term paper/group work. Students skills are assessed through the semester assignment.
Teaching support:
Teachers are available at the workshops and through Canvas.
Syllabus:
Scientific articles and books. An overview of literature will be available upon the start of the course.
Prerequisites:
FHV300.
Recommended prerequisites:
  • FHV200 or FHV330
  • FHV315, UMB-VIT or MAFOLK4100 (HiOA)
  • FHV315, UMB-FORSK or MAFOLK4000 (HiOA)
Mandatory activity:
Implementation of a practical project. The exam is a written report based on the practical project delivered in groups. Mandatory activities are in addition key lectures connected to the project work, group supervision and oral presentation.
Assessment:
The term paper (written project report) counts 100%.
Nominal workload:
A total of 300 hours. Workshops: 30 h * 2 weeks = 60 hours. Preparation and following up work of the workshops including self study: 110 hours. Term paper: 130 hours.
Entrance requirements:
Minimum requirements for entrance to higher education in Norway (generell studiekompetanse)
Reduction of credits:
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Type of course:
The course is based on weekly intensive workshops. Approx. 2 weeks full time (lectures, seminars and group supervision).
Note:
Note that this is not a course offered in the August block. Classes start in August but the course is completed in the autumn parallel.
Examiner:
An external examiner approves the criteria for the project report.
Examination details: Continuous exam: Bestått / Ikke bestått