THE SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY OF HEALTH
Credit points: 15
In this subject, students will extend their knowledge of personal control and social support factors that influence the adjustment process following an impairment, or the development of a chronic ill-health condition. Relevant models of chronic-condition adjustment are introduced and intervention programs that aim to influence malleable aspects of personal control and/or social support are examined for their effect sizes.
FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorJames Canty
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG
Prerequisites PHE2LCI and PHE2RCM
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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGregory Murphy
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
|one 15-mins group presentation (300-word equivalent)||20|
|one 2,000-word individual written assignment||35|
|one 90-mins examination||35|
|viva voce workshop activities (500-word equivalent)||10|