DRUG USE AND ADDICTIVE BEHAVIOUR
Credit points: 15
In this subject, students are introduced to public health perspectives on alcohol and drugs. It provides an introduction to harm minimisation and health promotion approaches currently in practice. Popular myths about drugs and drug taking will be addressed.
FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorJames Canty
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG
Incompatible subjects PHE3DUA
Special conditions Offered subject to sufficient enrolments
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||Drug use in Australia: preventing harm||Recommended||Hamilton, M, King, T & Ritter, A (eds) 2004||OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS|
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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day
Maximum enrolment size46
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJames Canty
One 1.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
|one 2,000 word essay||40|
|one 2-hour exam||40|
|one 20-min team oral presentation||2-3 members per group||20|