Study unit
4214507 Advanced Literature in Social Pharmacy, 1-8 Cp  
Code 4214507  Validity 01.01.2010 -
Name Advanced Literature in Social Pharmacy  Abbreviation SFSK 
Credits 1-8 Cp Date of expiry  
TypeAdvanced Studies Subject0927 Social Pharmacy 
ClassStudy Unit  Hours  
Study right   GradingFail-Pass 
Recommended scheduling 
Organisation Pharmacy (K) 

Kati Sepponen 

Learning outcomes 

The student will deepen her/his understanding in the field of social pharmacy and/or will deepen her/his methodological skills. The course in intended for students writing her/his master’s thesis or PhD thesis.


Literature according to agreement.

Modes of study 

Home essay or written examination.

Teaching methods 

Independent Study 27 h - 216 h.

Study materials 

Finnish/English literature according to agreement.

Evaluation criteria 



Course Director, Senior Lecturer Kati Sepponen.


During the academic year according to agreement.

Offering data 

PR4, PR5, PhD students, Exchange students in pharmacy (social pharmacy).


Exams: Kuopio campus.

Further information 

Course includes the elements of sustainable development (i.e. ethics, health).

Teaching Language: Finnish/English.

The extent of the course varies from 1.0 to 8.0 ECTS credits depending on the chosen literature. Exams: Kuopio campus.

Organising Department: School of Pharmacy, Social Pharmacy.

Contact Persons:

Course director Kati Sepponen (kati.sepponen(at)

Office: Marja Lappalainen (marja.lappalainen(at)


Letter (J, K) in front of the name of the course/exam indicates the campus on which teaching or exam takes place: J = Joensuu, K = Kuopio.

Present and future teaching
No teaching

Future exams
No exams