Course name Cognitive functions in neurological diseases
Course date 09.01.2024 - 28.08.2024
Institution XAMK University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 5 ECTS credit

Field Health and Wellbeing HUB
Teacher Xamk lehtori
Available for open UAS For Free
Level Bachelor

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Enrolment period 06.11.2023 - 26.05.2024
Implementation plan
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Cognitive functions in neurological diseases

09.01.2024 - 28.08.2024

Course description

Objective: The goals of the course are to learn
  • basic knowledge of brain function
  • understand cognitive function and various neuropsychological symptoms
  • neuropsychological symptoms assosiated with the most common neurological diseases, for example stroke, multiple schlerosis and Parkinson disease
  • brain health aspects
Content: The course studies the structure and the function of the brain and what cognitive function means. The course studies neuropsychological symptoms and what neuropschological symptoms are assosiated with the most common neurological diseases. You will also learn how to keep brain healthy and active. The course material includes presentations, slides and internet material.


Assessment criteria

Assessment: Accepted/Failed

Course info

First nonstop start is 9th January 2024, and after that date students can start their studies approximately within a week after enrolling on this course. The estimated time for completing this course is three (3) months. The last date to register is May 26, 2024.