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WellPro is an International Study Module for Future Professionals

WellPro is an international three-months study module implemented at Savonia University of Applied Sciences in Kuopio. You can select studies from six different degree programmes. The curriculum is divided into compulsory, common voluntary and specialized studies. The compulsory studies are for the whole WellPro student group and they support your other studies at Savonia. Common voluntary and specialized studies you can select according to your interest and study field: Biomedical Laboratory Science, Radiography and Radiation Therapy, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Nursing and Oral Health Care.

Teaching methods include lectures, teamwork, eLearning, skill labs, simulations, laboratory practices and clinical practices. The students present the results of their learning outcomes in a portfolio or a blog. An eLearning platform Moodle is used in teaching and communication.

Practical assistance including tutoring, guidance counseling as well as the free-of-charge and extended hours availability of computer facilities are provided for students to ease the transition into study life.

The curriculum/course catalog for WellPro can be found here.

Savonia UAS

Savonia is one of Finland's biggest and most versatile universities of applied sciences. Our campuses are situated in Kuopio, Iisalmi and Varkaus. There are almost 6000 students and 600 employees at Savonia. In education we implement Open Innovation Space (OIS), where we combine learning, development, research, and teaching.