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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 3048

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
152901

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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 3)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Health Sciences

Course aim

Experiential placement in a public health and wellbeing practice role within the health system or other systems
which seek to promote or support health and wellbeing.

Course content

Critical self-assessment and reflection on professional strengths and personal skills; core principles of public
health practice; cultural safety within health and wellbeing contexts; integration of core program body of
knowledge.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
HLTH 2040 Building Healthy Public Policy
HLTH 2023 Designing and Managing Health Projects

Successful completion of at least 72 units including the prerequisite courses or obtain permission from the Course Coordinator.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Field Placement 120 hours x -
Workshop 4 hours x 3
Online 5 hours x -
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Field Placement 120 hours x -
Workshop 4 hours x 3
Online 5 hours x -

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 2500 words 50% -
Report 2500 words 50% -
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Portfolio 2500 words 50% -
Report 2500 words 50% -

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:
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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

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