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HSH212 - Professional Practice

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), CBD*, Cloud (online)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Rebecca Stockdale





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin


*CBD refers to Institute of Koorie Education – Community Based Delivery


This unit assists students to develop a range of health promotion professional practice skills necessary for effective health promotion action on the range of determinants of health.

The unit consists of three modules.

Module 1 covers Capacity Building. In this module, students will develop skills and strategies for capacity building, including team work and stakeholder management.

Module 2 covers Community Engagement. In this module, students will develop an understanding of models and methods for community and stakeholder engagement.

Module 3 covers Leadership and Project Management. In this module, students will develop the skills and actions necessary to create health settings and supportive environments


Assessment task 1: Short answer question and reflection (1600 words) 40%
Assessment task 2: Field visit and AV reflection 10%
Assessment task 3: Grant application (2000 words) 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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