HSH760 - International Perspectives in Health and Social Development


2023 unit information

Offering information:

Next offering to be advised

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 3: Study tour

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in courses offered by the School of Health and Social Development: H615, H703, H704, H709, H756, H757, H759.





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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 - online

2 x 2 hour Blackboard Collaborate

In-person attendance requirements

1 x 1 full day seminar, study tour of approximately two weeks


Self-enrolment is not possible. Students will be selected by the unit team based on a formal application and interview process.


This unit provides students with the opportunity to learn about the context of promoting and supporting health from an international perspective. The unit will be conducted in the form of a study tour of another country and is designed to provide students with the opportunity to enhance their understanding of cross-cultural health and society. The study tour will consist of a range of activities designed to link students with policy makers, health care workers, educators, and health agencies in the host country, and to reflect on their own values and approaches in relation to health and social development.

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