New programme "Well-being and health behaviour"

The first English-language Master's degree programme of the School of Natural Sciences and Health (SNSH) "Well-being and health behavior", was approved by the Ministry of Education in June and is now registered in the Estonian Education Information System (curriculum code 208658).

Well-being and health behaviour

Well-being and health behavior is part of the social services curriculum group, the well-being group. Aleksander Pulver, Head of the Academic Direction of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, has been the leader and pioneer of the programme.

Prosperity and its management is a growing industry based on evidence-based theories of healthy living and disease prevention. Estonia's activities in promoting health to population, health research and health services, and community-based health promotion, as well as the widespread use of e-services, allow us to share our experiences with citisens of other countries.

Knowledge of the regularities of people's well-being and formation is an important area of ​​work that contributes to the functioning of a society that supports human development and well-being. Among other things, welfare is seen as the key, solving many social problems now and in the future.

Future graduates of "Well-being and health behaviour" find employment in a variety of fields, such as education, health care, healthcare organizations.