HSH111 - Introduction to Public Health and Health Promotion
|Year||2016 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)|
1 x 2 hour seminar per week in addition to weekly cloud content
This unit is a core unit for the Bachelor of Public Health and Health Promotion, the combined courses with Commerce and Nursing, and is also an elective unit for a range of courses offered at the University. Through this unit, students will be introduced to the theories, models and frameworks used in both public health and health promotion; explore the evolution of public health and health promotion; examine case studies highlighting responses to public health and health promotion issues; and explore the relationship between health, policy development, and the health care system.
Assessment task 1: Essay (2000 words) 40%
Assessment task 2: Group presentation 40%
Assessment task 3: Reflective journal (1000 words) 20%