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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 1036

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
106004

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Nursing and Midwifery

Course aim

To develop students' foundation knowledge of health and culture from a local, national and global perspective.

Course content

Health definitions and perspectives; models of health and wellbeing; globalisation of health; determinants of health; health and social justice; health of individuals, communities and populations; World Health Organisation; healthcare systems; Australian health priorities; primary health care principles, health promotion and health education across the lifespan; epidemiology; culture of self; culture of others.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Tutorial 3 hours x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, DISTANCE EDUCATION
External (Online delivery) - x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, WHYALLA, ONLINE
External (Online delivery) - x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, MT GAMBIER, ONLINE
External (Online delivery) - x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Tutorial 3 hours x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Tutorial 3 hours x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, COOK ISLANDS MINISTRY OF HEALTH, ONLINE
External (Online Delivery) - x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Portfolio 2000 words 55% continuous
Report 2500 words 45% -
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, DISTANCE EDUCATION
Portfolio 2000 words 55% continuous
Report 2500 words 45% -
EXTERNAL, WHYALLA, ONLINE
Portfolio 2000 words 55% continuous
Report 2500 words 45% -
EXTERNAL, MT GAMBIER, ONLINE
Portfolio 2000 words 55% continuous
Report 2500 words 45% -
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Portfolio 2000 words 55% continuous
Report 2500 words 45% -
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Portfolio 2000 words 55% continuous
Report 2500 words 45% -
EXTERNAL, COOK ISLANDS MINISTRY OF HEALTH, ONLINE
Portfolio 2000 words 55% continuous
Report 2500 words 45% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
How to determine the relevant non award tuition fee. (Opens new window)

Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Nursing and Midwifery

Degrees this course is offered in

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