Given materials and Learn documents, literature links
Assigments and tests to be done, at least 60 % correct answers
Every part of this online course (1cr + 1 cr + 1 cr + 1cr +1 cr) will be evaluated accepted/fail.
Xamk Scale is fail/ incomplete/ pass. Incomplete means that the task can be completed (rarely used).
Pass = Successfully completed tests and tasks planned in the course design. If there is discussion, participate and comment discussion as there is in the instruction.
Remember to use the source literature and put them to the end (when it suits to the task).
14.03.2020 - 31.05.2020
Open UAS and Continuing Education
Marjo Heikkilä, Arja Kiviaho-Tiippana
Students should be able to
•learn structure and function of the foot and good foot care habits
•learn how to take care of your feet and notice which things threaten your foot health
•understand that some diseases like diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and skin diseases make your feet vulnerable
•understand diabetics foot problems, and the nessesity to annual screening and risk classification at least once per year
Degree Programme in Podiatry
This course includes five 1 cr courses:
•Anatomy and Physiology of the Foot 1cr,
•Healthy Feet, Daily Foot Care, 1 cr,
•Good, proper shoes 1 cr,
•Diabetic Foot, Rheumathoid Foot, Skin diseases and Foot, 1 cr
•Risk Foot Examination, Treatment, and Off-Loading, 1 cr
135 h student´s work, virtual studies