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Occupational Health Nurse Education

Description of level of competence in post graduate education of Occupational Health Nurses

Advanced level:

  • Swedish Master´s degree 60 ECTS
  • General Masters degree 60 ECTS

Research level:

  • Licentiate degree 120 ECTS
  • Doctoral degree 120 ECTS

The main topics are:
Nursing Science, advanced level

  • Philosophy of Science, Ethics, Research Design and Method
  • Occupational Health Service and Nursing
  • Rehabilitation and Work Capacity Evaluation
  • Occupational Psychology, Organisation and Public Health
  • Educational Project and Paper
  • Fieldwork Education

Medicine, advanced level

  • Occupational Physiology, Ergonomics and Occupational Medicine

The institutions offering OHN education in Sweden are

  • Karolinska Institute, 171 77 Stockholm
  • Örebro University, 701 82 Örebro
  • Lund University , 221 85 Lund
  • Umeå University, 901 85 Umeå

For further information, please contact
OHN Göte Mölleby, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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