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Supporting life management and ability to function

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: SAPA0502
Curriculum: SA 2017
Level: Bachelor of Social Services
Year of Study: 2 (2018-2019)
Semester: Autumn
Credits: 5 cr
Responsible Teacher: Saikkonen, Sanna
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Courses During the Academic Year 2018-2019

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
2S-SA-2A2018-08-31 – 2018-12-21Sinikka PalosaariFinnish2018-08-20 – 2018-09-17
3S-SA-2B2018-08-31 – 2018-12-21Sinikka PalosaariFinnish2018-08-20 – 2018-09-17

Still need to take the course? See the courses during the academic year 2020-2021.

Learning Outcomes

The student knows
* in outline the Finnish rehabilitation system and different forms of rehabilitation
* understands the possibilities of multiprofessional work in rehabilitative work
* how to support individually and client-oriented the rehabilitation process of the client


* social rehabilitation
* the wholeness of rehabilitation services (where social rehabilitation is one sector)
* the operation systems of rehabilitation: insurance rehabilitation, Kela, Public employment and business services etc.)
* the rehabilitation legislation
* the operation environment for rehabilitative work in Vaasa
* functional and art based therapies
* the multiprofessional network in rehabilitation
* guided service approach to rehabilitation

Assessment Criteria

Grade 1: the student knows how to
* search for information for a single case and solve a single task in guidance
Grade 3: the student
* search for information about rehabilitation from different information sources
* solve the given task independently using information sources
Grade 5: the student
* search for the most essential information from appropriate information sources, reflect it and solve given assignment with developing and innovative way