Breast Awareness: How to Self-examine Your Breasts

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women and the cause of cancer deaths in the world. Breast cancer is a disease that usually occurs in women, but approximately 1 percent of breast cancers occur in men. It has surpassed lung cancer as the most commonly diagnosed cancer. By 2040 the incidence of breast cancer will increase by more than one-third and it means 3 million new cases per year.

Skills you gain

Learn more about the prevention of breast cancer and how important it is to get to know your own body and breasts.

Increases your own awareness of your body and helps you to understand why it is important to do regular self-examinations of your breasts.

Learn to do self-examinations of your breasts.

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Tuulia Litmanen

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What’s in the course? 

In part 1, you’ll go through the course introduction in more detail, and there will be a short pre-test about your own existing knowledge.

In part 2, you’ll learn about the theory of breast self-examination and why it is important. The different risk factors for breast cancer are presented and you’ll learn how your lifestyle can play an important role.

In part three, we’ll practice breast self-examination together, and there will be a short quiz to test what you have learned.

Achieving a certificate

This Micro Course is assessed on the scale Pass/Fail. Receiving a certificate via email requires completing all mandatory activities, and at least 50% of them correctly.


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About the instructor

Tuulia Litmanen

sciences. Tuulia is interested in promoting the health of people of all ages.

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