Health Promotion in Nursing Science

Health Promotion in Nursing Science is a track on the Master ’s Degree Programme in Public Health. This track is offered by the Department of Nursing Science.

This track focuses on the topical questions, theories and practices of health promotion from a nursing science perspective. It leads you to deepen your knowledge about health promotion practices in nursing science, its impact on community care and patient care, and developing health promotion and health service environments.

The aim of the Health Promotion in Nursing Science track is to provide you with academic competence, and critical evaluation skills, ethical consideration in nursing research in health promotion, and the ability to apply research findings to nursing science, participate in the multidisciplinary national and international research projects, employ evidence-based practice and pursue doctorate-level studies.

The Health Promotion in Nursing Science track consists of track-specific studies (20 ECTS) and a related Master ’s thesis (30 ECTS), in addition to the MPH Common Module (60 ECTS) and optional studies (10 ECTS).

The track was offered as a Master ’s Degree Programme in Health Promotion in Nursing Science between 2007 and 2015 prior to merging with MPH in 2017. 

Department of Nursing Science