EVIDENCE BASED PUBLIC HEALTH: KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND PRACTICE
Credit points: 15
In this subject, students in Public Health and Health Promotion learn to use available evidence on the benefits and problems of interventions in policy and practice. In particular, the subject will equip practitioners in public health to contribute to, and benefit from, world-wide initiatives to produce, disseminate and utilise systematic reviews of effectiveness of public health and health promotion interventions. Participants will learn about evidence-based approaches to public health, and develop their skills in analysing and using systematic reviews.
FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorSophie Hill
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
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City, 2014, Week 32-36, Day
Maximum enrolment size80
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSophie Hill
Five 6.5 hours block mode per study period from week 32 to week 36 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Block-mode: five 6.5-hour days consisting of lectures/seminars/workshops/readings and team activities."
One 1.0 days directed reading per study period and delivered via blended.
|one 1,500 word essay||35|
|one 2,000-2,500 word essay||55|