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HSE212 - Physical Activity Promotion and Evaluation

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Megan Teychenne

Campus contact:

Waurn Ponds (Geelong): Shannon Sahlqvist

Warrnambool: Marian Cornett

Prerequisite:HSE203
Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 hour of presentations delivered online each week and 1 x 1 hour face-to-face seminar per week.

Seminars are only held on Burwood (Melbourne) and Waurn Ponds (Geelong) campuses. Warrnambool students are required to access the i-lecture recordings (electronic delivery) which will be posted on CloudDeakin each week.

Content

This unit will provide students with an understanding of the processes involved in planning, implementing and evaluating physical activity promotions at a community level. A range of community settings, including workplaces, schools and general practice, and approaches, including mass-media, sponsorship, policy and environmental approaches will be considered. Students will also gain skills in using a variety of methods to evaluate community physical activity promotion initiatives, as well as skills in planning for a career in physical activity and health.

Assessment

Assessment task 1: Group written assignment (1000 words per group member) 30%

Assessment task 2: Group oral presentation of intervention design 20%

Assessment task 3: Examination (2 hours) 50%

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon


2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.


You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:


Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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