Social Medicine

Course Information
TitleΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΚΗ ΙΑΤΡΙΚΗ / Social Medicine
CodeΙΑ0294
FacultyHealth Sciences
SchoolMedicine
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorTheodoros Dardavesis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID200000292

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Medicine (2014-2019)

Registered students: 439
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Course634

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600150405
SectionInstructors
1. ΕΡΓΑΣΤΗΡΙΟ ΥΓΙΕΙΝΗΣ, ΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΚΗΣ-ΠΡΟΛΗΠΤΙΚΗΣ ΙΑΤΡΙΚ
Type of the Course
  • Background
  • General Knowledge
Course Category
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
After successfully completing the course, the student could be able to: _organise and execute an epidemiological study regarding medical topics _include and follow-up patients in prevention programmes, regarding various types of cancer and coronary disease _inform the citizen regarding public health issues like smoking, traffic accidents prevention,family planning
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
Course Content (Syllabus)
1.Introduction to preventive medicine 2.Research designs and issues in epidemiology 3.Planning for health improvement 4.Cancer Epidemiology and prevention 5.Cancer by tissye of origin 6.Infectious disease epidemiology 7.Epidemiology and prevention of specific infections 8.Epidemiology and prevention of cardiovascular disease 9.Accident and injury epidemiology 10.Tobacco 11.Alcohol abuse 12.Demography 13.Family planning programmes, contraception 14.Inequities in health
Keywords
preventive & social medicine
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures261
Tutorial261
Total522
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
A. Κοινωνική και Προληπτική Ιατρική Μ. Αρβανιτίδου-Βαγιωνά, University Studio Press, Θεσσαλονίκη 2009 (Κωδικός στο «Εύδοξος» 17364, ISBN 978-960-12-1819-9) και Σημειώσεις των Μελών ΔΕΠ του Εργαστηρίου Υγιεινής. B. Προληπτική Ιατρική και Δημόσια Υγεία, Τριχόπουλος Δ., Καλαποθάκη Β., Πετρίδου Ε., Εκδόσεις Ζήτα, Αθήνα 2000 και Σημειώσεις των Μελών ΔΕΠ του Εργαστηρίου Υγιεινής
Last Update
02-07-2020