INDIVIDUAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH

PHE1IDH

2020

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students will develop the foundation knowledge for working with individuals in health and human services settings. Students will learn how particular characteristics and actions of an individual impact on health and welfare outcomes. Students will be: (i) presented with frameworks, including a developmental perspective, for understanding how the characteristics and actions of individuals impact on health outcomes; (ii) provided with foundation knowledge for understanding how individuals present in, and progress through, health settings; and (iii) reviewing theoretical approaches to producing individual change in health and wellbeing settings.

SchoolPsychology and Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorMelissa Buultjens

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsPHE102

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyEnrolment accepted until quota reached

Quota-conditions or rulesThis subject is available as an elective option for students University-wide, depending upon quotas. Priority enrolment is given to Core First Year Health Science students for which this subject is core. However, quotas for allowing extra enrolments have been set for this subject and site as an elective option. For approval and information on quotas, please contact the Subject Coordinator or Core First Year Coordinator or Deputy Core First Year Coordinator. Following is a list of course codes for which this subject is core: HBES, HBESB, HBSES, HBHSB, HBHS, HDHSB, HBHN, HBNPRW, RBN, HBN, HBNM, HBNUP, HBPHPB, HZHCAU, HZHCCA, HZHSDP, HZNDP, HZESPB, HZHHIM, HZMCHM, HZHSB, HZHSID, HZNM, HZNMD, HZHSOT, HZHSOW, HZHSOB, HZHSOM, HZHSOS, HZHOT, HZHOTW, HZHOTB, HZHOTM, HZHOTS, HZHORT, HZVSO, HZPPHB, HZPPNW, HZPPNB, HZPPNM, HZPPNP, HZHSPW, HZHSPB, HZHSPP, HZHPPM, HZHSPS, HZPHPW, HZPHPB, HZPHPP, HZPHPM, HZPHPS, HZHPDW, HZHPDB, HZHPOD, HZHPDM, HZHPDS, HZLLPP, HZHPO, HZPOTC, HZSKW, HZSKB, HZSK, HZSKM, HZHSSW, HZHSSB, HZHSSP, HZHSSM, HZHSSS, HZHCSW, HZHCSB, HZHCSP, HZHCSM, HZHCSS, HBOHSB, AZAHS, HES, SBMD, SBMB OR one of the following business courses: LBBSB, LBBS

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Individual Determinants of Health and Human Behaviour

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorBuultjens, M. & Buultjens, P. (Compilers)

Year2017

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherPEARSON EDUCATION, FRENCHS FOREST, MELBOURNE

ISBN9781488618222

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLhttp://www.pearson.com/au

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Explore aspects of human behaviour across the lifespan from a psychosocial perspective through the study of fundamental psychological theories and concepts (health)
02. Apply psychological theories and concepts of human behaviour across the lifespan to real-world settings
03. Examine the concept of reflection on practice and apply this to professional and individual development

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment size116

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMelissa Buultjens

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Team Presentation (equivalent 500 words each)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Written Piece (equivalent 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Reflection (equivalent 800 words)N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3
Three individual online quizzes (20 mins each, 1000 words equivalent total)N/AN/AN/ANo45 SILO1, SILO2

Bendigo, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment size470

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMelissa Buultjens

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Team Presentation (equivalent 500 words each)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Written Piece (equivalent 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Reflection (equivalent 800 words)N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3
Three individual online quizzes (20 mins each, 1000 words equivalent total)N/AN/AN/ANo45 SILO1, SILO2

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment size2500

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMelissa Buultjens

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Team Presentation (equivalent 500 words each)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Written Piece (equivalent 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Reflection (equivalent 800 words)N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3
Three individual online quizzes (20 mins each, 1000 words equivalent total)N/AN/AN/ANo45 SILO1, SILO2

Mildura, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment size67

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMelissa Buultjens

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Team Presentation (equivalent 500 words each)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Written Piece (equivalent 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Reflection (equivalent 800 words)N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3
Three individual online quizzes (20 mins each, 1000 words equivalent total)N/AN/AN/ANo45 SILO1, SILO2

Shepparton, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment size70

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMelissa Buultjens

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Team Presentation (equivalent 500 words each)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Written Piece (equivalent 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Reflection (equivalent 800 words)N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3
Three individual online quizzes (20 mins each, 1000 words equivalent total)N/AN/AN/ANo45 SILO1, SILO2

Sydney, 2020, Study period 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment size30

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMelissa Buultjens

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Team Presentation (equivalent 500 words each)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Written Piece (equivalent 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Reflection (equivalent 800 words)N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3
Three individual online quizzes (20 mins each, 1000 words equivalent total)N/AN/AN/ANo45 SILO1, SILO2

Sydney, 2020, Study period 3, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment size30

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMelissa Buultjens

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 0 - 0
One 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 0 - 0
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Team Presentation (equivalent 500 words each)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Written Piece (equivalent 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Reflection (equivalent 800 words)N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3
Three individual online quizzes (20 mins each, 1000 words equivalent total)N/AN/AN/ANo45 SILO1, SILO2

Bundoora (La Trobe College), 2020, Week 27-38, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorColleen Holt

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 27 - 38
One 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 27 to week 38 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 27 - 38
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 38 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Team Presentation (equivalent 500 words each)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Written Piece (equivalent 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2
Reflection (equivalent 800 words)N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3
Three individual online quizzes (20 mins each, 1000 words equivalent total)N/AN/AN/ANo45 SILO1, SILO2