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DVST6906 - Culture & Politics of Health Development

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Cynthia Louise Hunter
Phone: +61 2 9036 5045
Email: cynthia.hunter@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit of study provides an integrated and interpretive approach to understanding the culture and politics of health development in middle and low-income countries. The structures and processes that inform the politics and culture of health development are global, regional and local, and encompass and operate at different social and institutional levels in diverse settings. The articulation of these will be studied, along with the processes and transitions to local worlds that unfold in embedded cultural and social contexts.

Assessments

500wd research essay proposal (10%) and 3500wd research essay (65%) and 500wd class presentation (15%) and facilitation in class (10%)

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week

 Tuesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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