HSH704 - Health Communication

Year: 2019 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), CBD*, Cloud (online)

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Campus: 8 x 2 hour seminars on campus, plus online independent and collaborative learning activities

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

8 x 2 hour online seminars, plus online independent and collaborative learning activities

Note:

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

Content

Topics include:

  • Communication and behaviour change concepts, models and theories
  • Functional and strategic communication
  • Working with the media
  • Social media and health
  • Social marketing campaigns
  • Health education and empowerment
  • Communication in a global context
  • Engaging communities
  • Health advocacy
  • The role of communication in partnerships for health
  • The role of communication in capacity building and change management

Assessment

Assessment task 1: Assignment 1 (2500 words equivalent per student) 50%

Assessment task 2: Assignment 2 (2500 words equivalent per student) 50%

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