READINGS ON HEALTH ISSUES

PHE5SEM

2019

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, students select content from a wide range of areas and are introduced to specialist studies specific to their needs. A student wishing to enrol in this subject should discuss the chosen program with the course coordinator or the course administrator.

SchoolSchool of Psychology & Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorDaryll Archibald

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Explain the social, economic, behavioral, or environmental determinants of health as key elements of public health and the need for a multidisciplinary approach to address these influences on health.

Activities:
A structured literature review is expected to be undertaken early in this subject, to underpin the specific issue that the student will be addressing in this subject.

02. Critically analyse, synthesise, interpret, summarise and apply significant social, economic, behavioral or environmental public health literature.

Activities:
A structured literature review is expected to be undertaken early in this subject, to underpin the specific issue that the student will be addressing in this subject.

03. Complete a critical review of the literature and propose an informed solution of a problem in public health practice.

Activities:
A structured literature review is expected to be undertaken early in this subject, to underpin the specific issue that the student will be addressing in this subject.

04. Demonstrate high-level presentations skills, both by oral presentations to work setting colleagues and through the production of formal interim and final reports.

Activities:
Presentation of written reports and delivery of oral report in both academic and workplace settings.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

City Campus, 2019, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHassan Vally

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation per week and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Written assignment 1 - A technical report demonstrating content knowledge (2,500-words)50 01, 02, 03, 04
Assignment 2 - A reflective essay (2,500-words equivalent)50 01, 02, 03, 04

City Campus, 2019, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHassan Vally

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation per week and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Written assignment 1 - A technical report demonstrating content knowledge (2,500-words)50 01, 02, 03, 04
Assignment 2 - A reflective essay (2,500-words equivalent)50 01, 02, 03, 04