HEALTH PROMOTING PALLIATIVE CARE
Not currently offered
Credit points: 15
In this subject, students are introduced to a fresh approach to palliative care, drawing upon the insights of health promotion as represented in the Ottawa Charter and applying them to the core concerns of palliative care. The essential elements of health promoting palliative care - health education, death education, social support, interpersonal reorientation and policy development - will be presented, and through the seminars participants will be encouraged to explore applications to their personal and professional formation and practice.
SchoolSchool of Psychology & Public Health
Subject Co-ordinatorColleen Nordstrom
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG
Special conditions Offered subject to sufficient enrolment numbers.
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||Health promoting palliative care.||Prescribed||Kellehear, A.||MELBOURNE: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1999.|
|Readings||Compassionate cities: public health approaches to end of life care.||Recommended||Kellehear, A.||LONDON ROUTLEDGE, 2005.|
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
01. ILO tba
- ILO tba
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