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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 2039

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
168527

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Health Sciences

Course aim

Explore contemporary Aboriginal public health practice and research initiatives to improve the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, families and communities, and develop cultural safety for public health practice and research.

Course content

Principles of cultural safety and cultural capability; Historical, cultural, political, socioeconomic and environmental determinants; UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples; South Australian Aboriginal Health Research Accord; SAHMRI Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Protocols; Closing the Gap; Preventive health and health promotion program planning and design with and for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and communities; Principles of participatory practice and research.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
Group 1
IBHT, IBNF, IBNU students
HLTH 1041 Health Promotion Concepts

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Online (Lecture) 1 hour x 13 weeks
Workshop 3 hours 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 1800 words equivalent 40% -
Written Assignment 1 1800 words 40% -
Written Assignment 2 900 words 20% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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* 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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