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Unit details

HSH210 - Social Diversity and Health

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Enrolment modes:(B, CBD)
Offerings: Trimester 2
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:M Pallotta-Chiarolli (B)
Contact hours: 3 hours (1 x 1 hour lecture, 1 x 2 hour tutorial) per week

Note:

Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

Content

This unit focuses on the health concerns and experiences of adolescents and young adults positioned within various sociocultural categories such as indigeneity, ethnicity, gender, sexuality and disability. Theories of difference within and between social categories will be considered in order to understand individual health and wellbeing, the role of schools and health/community organisations, and the implications for health promotion.

Assessment

Two assignments (2000 words each) 50% each

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