HSH113 - Social Perspectives on Population Health


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125




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Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2 hour seminar per week and learning experiences via CloudDeakin

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning including 1 x weekly scheduled online seminars (recordings provided). Students must give oral presentation during live blackboard collaborate session at a scheduled time during weeks 7-9.


This unit takes a sociological perspective to the examination of health issues and their determinants. It focuses on the development of knowledge regarding social theory and its applicability to health and wellbeing at an individual, community and population level.

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