Subject tables G - H

Units of Study G - H

Health Communication

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Health Communication

Candidates for the Graduate Certificate in Health Communication must complete 24 credit points, including 12 credit points of core units of study and 12 credit points of elective units of study.
Candidates for the Graduate Diploma in Health Communication must complete 36 credit points, including 18 credit points of core units of study and 18 credit points of elective units of study.
Candidates for the Master of Health Communication must complete 48 credit points, including 24 credit points of core units of study and 24 credit points of elective units of study.

Core Units of Study

MECO6900
News Writing
6    N MECO4101
Semester 1
Summer Main
MECO6901
Dealing with the Media
6      Semester 2
MECO6919
Health Communication
6      Semester 1
MECO6927
Organisational Communication
6      Semester 2

Elective Units of Study

MECO6902
Legal & Ethical Issues in Media Practice
6      Semester 2
MECO6904
Dissertation Part 1
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
MECO6905
Dissertation Part 2
6    P MECO6904

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
MECO6928
Media and Communication Internship
6    P 12 credit points from core units of study in Master of Publishing, Master of Media Practice or Master of Health Communication.
Semester 1
Semester 2
Summer Early
Summer Late
Summer Main
Winter Main
MECO6934
Social Marketing
6      Semester 2b
ARTS7000
Academic Communication for Postgraduates
6   

It is strongly advised that all students enrolling in this elective complete it during their first semester of study, or in Summer or Winter school when available. ARTS7000 is recommended for two main groups: 1) International postgraduate students who have not completed their Bachelor award at a university where English was the medium of instruction. 2) Domestic postgraduates who have not been in an academic environment for a prolonged period of time.
Semester 1
Semester 2
CISS6004
Health and Security
6      Semester 2
HPOL5000
Introduction to Health Policy
6      Semester 1
HPOL5001
Economics and Finance for Health Policy
6      Semester 1
HPOL5003
Analysing Health Policy
6      Semester 2
MIPH5014
International Health Promotion

This unit of study is not available in2014

4   

Students who have enrolled in PUBH5033 should contact the unit co-ordinator to seek permission before enrolling in MIPH5014, as there is some overlap between the two units of study.
Semester 2
MIPH5112
Global Communicable Disease Control
4      Semester 2
MIPH5115
Women's and Children's Health
4      Semester 2
MIPH5116
Culture, Health, Illness and Medicine
4      Semester 2
MIPH5117
Global Non-Communicable Disease Control
2      Semester 2a
MIPH5118
Global Perspectives of HIV/AIDS
4      Semester 2a
PUBH5019
Cancer Prevention and Control
6    P PUBH5010

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
PUBH5024
Global Obesity and Health Promotion
2    A Core MPH content, especially health promotion/disease prevention and epidemiology
P PUBH5010, PUBH5033 and (PUBH5031 or QUAL5005)
N PUBH5021
Int August
PUBH5101
Special Project in Public Health
4   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Students negotiate with a public health staff member to be their supervisor on an agreed project. The student or supervisor informs the Unit co-ordinator, who emails the Postgraduate Student Administration Unit permission to allow the student to enrol.
Semester 1
Semester 2
PUBH5102
Special Project in Public Health
2   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Students negotiate with a public health staff member to be their supervisor on an agreed project. The student or supervisor informs the Unit co-ordinator, who emails the Postgraduate Student Administration Unit permission to allow the student to enrol.
Semester 1
Semester 2
PUBH5111
Environmental Health
4      Semester 2
PUBH5114
Alcohol, Drug Use and Health
4    N PUBH5115
Semester 2
PUBH5418
Tobacco Control in the 21st Century
6      Int August
PUBH5421
Infection Prevention in Healthcare
6    A Basic understand of medical microbiology and communicable disease epidemiology (e.g undergraduate degree in medicine, nursing, biomedical science etc.)
Semester 2
PUBH5033
Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
6      Semester 1
BETH5207
Arts in Health
6      Semester 2
PUBH5421
Infection Prevention in Healthcare
6    A Basic understand of medical microbiology and communicable disease epidemiology (e.g undergraduate degree in medicine, nursing, biomedical science etc.)
Semester 2

Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish studies

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies

Candidates for the Graduate Diploma in Arts (Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies) must complete 36 credit points, including a 6 credit point core unit of study and 30 credit points of elective units of study.
Candidates for the Master of Arts (Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies) must complete 48 credit points, including a 6 credit point core unit of study and 42 credit points of elective units of study.
Candidates for the Master of Letters (Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies) must complete the two treatise units of study (24 credit points) listed for the course.
All candidates may select units from outside their specialisation up to a maximum of half the course requirements. This includes a maximum of 12 credit points which may be selected from units of study offered by other faculties.
Core Unit of Study
JCTC6908
The Australian Jewish Experience
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Elective Units of Study
ARTS7000
Academic Communication for Postgraduates
6   

It is strongly advised that all students enrolling in this elective complete it during their first semester of study, or in Summer or Winter school when available. ARTS7000 is recommended for two main groups: 1) International postgraduate students who have not completed their Bachelor award at a university where English was the medium of instruction. 2) Domestic postgraduates who have not been in an academic environment for a prolonged period of time.
Semester 1
Semester 2
HBRW6901
Classical Hebrew for Postgraduates I
6    N HBRW1111, HBRW2401

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
HBRW6902
Classical Hebrew for Postgraduates II
6    P HBRW6901
N HBRW1112, HBRW2402

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
JCTC6100
Sites of Trauma, Landscapes of Genocide
6      Semester 2a
JCTC6914
Supervised Reading: Hebrew/Judaic Stud 1
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
JCTC6915
Contemporary Response to the Holocaust
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
JCTC6916
The Holocaust: A Context of Health
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
JCTC6918
Dissertation - Part 1
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
JCTC6919
Dissertation - Part 2
6    P JCTC6918

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
Core units of study for Master of Letters (Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies)
JCTC6920
Treatise Part 1
12   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
JCTC6921
Treatise Part 2
12    P JCTC6920

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2

History

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

History

Unit of Study

HSTY6915
MA Dissertation Part 1
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit should be taken together with HSTY6916
Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY6916
MA Dissertation Part 2
6    C HSTY6915

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY6962
Treatise Part 1
12   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit should be taken together with HSTY6963
Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY6963
Treatise Part 2
12    C HSTY6962

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY6992
Monuments, Memory and History
6      Semester 2

Holocaust Studies

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Holocaust Studies

Candidates for the Graduate Certificate in Arts (Holocaust Studies) must complete 24 credit points, including 12 credit points of core units of study and 12 credit points of elective units of study.
Candidates for the Graduate Diploma in Arts (Holocaust Studies) must complete 36 credit points, including 12 credit points of core units of study and 24 credit points of elective units of study.
Candidates for the Master of Arts (Holocaust Studies) must complete 48 credit points, including 12 credit points of core units of study and 36 credit points of elective units of study.
All candidates may select units from outside their specialisation up to a maximum of half the course requirements. Units of study may be selected from other faculties as part of this amount to a maximum of 6 credit points for Graduate Certificate candidates, and 12 credit points for Graduate Diploma and Master's candidates.

Core Units of Study

JCTC6915
Contemporary Response to the Holocaust
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
JCTC6916
The Holocaust: A Context of Health
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2

Elective Units of Study

JCTC6100
Sites of Trauma, Landscapes of Genocide
6      Semester 2a
JCTC6908
The Australian Jewish Experience
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
JCTC6914
Supervised Reading: Hebrew/Judaic Stud 1
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
JCTC6918
Dissertation - Part 1
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
JCTC6919
Dissertation - Part 2
6    P JCTC6918

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY6987
Writing the Past

This unit of study is not available in2014

6      Semester 1
HSTY7001
The History of Human Rights

This unit of study is not available in2014

6      Semester 1
ARTS7000
Academic Communication for Postgraduates
6   

It is strongly advised that all students enrolling in this elective complete it during their first semester of study, or in Summer or Winter school when available. ARTS7000 is recommended for two main groups: 1) International postgraduate students who have not completed their Bachelor award at a university where English was the medium of instruction. 2) Domestic postgraduates who have not been in an academic environment for a prolonged period of time.
Semester 1
Semester 2

Human Rights

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Human Rights

Candidates for the Graduate Certificate in Human Rights must complete 24 credit points, including 12 credit points of core units of study and 12 credit points of elective units of study.
Candidates for the Graduate Diploma in Human Rights must complete 36 credit points, including 12 credit points of core units of study and 24 credit points from elective units of study, including at least 6 credit points of core electives.
Candidates for the Master of Human Rights must complete 48 credit points, including 12 credit points from core units of study, 12 credit points from core elective units of study, and 24 credit points from elective units of study. With the permission of the Degree Coordinator a maximum of 12 credit points can be taken as elective units from units of study outside those listed in this table; these may come from other Faculties.

Core Units of Study

HRTD6901
Human Rights: Norms and Mechanisms 1
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
HRTD6903
Dynamics of Human Rights Violations
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Semester 2

Semester 1
Semester 2

Core Elective Units of Study

HRTD6906
The Philosophy of Human Rights
6    N PHIL7607
Semester 2
DVST6901
Development: Civil Society and Wellbeing
6    N SSCP6900
Semester 1
Semester 2
DVST6904
Rethinking Poverty
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP6130
Human Rights & International Development
6    N SCLG6912
Semester 2
GEOS5501
Human Rights and the Environment
6      Semester 2

Elective Units of Study

HRTD6902
Human Rights/Democratisation Research
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
HRTD6904
Democratisation: Theory and Practices
6      Semester 2
ARTS7000
Academic Communication for Postgraduates
6   

It is strongly advised that all students enrolling in this elective complete it during their first semester of study, or in Summer or Winter school when available. ARTS7000 is recommended for two main groups: 1) International postgraduate students who have not completed their Bachelor award at a university where English was the medium of instruction. 2) Domestic postgraduates who have not been in an academic environment for a prolonged period of time.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BETH5103
Biomedicine and Society
6    A A three-year undergraduate degree in science, medicine, nursing, allied health sciences, philosophy/ethics, sociology/anthropology, history, or other relevant field, or by special permission.
Semester 2
BETH5203
Ethics and Public Health
6    A A three-year undergraduate degree in science, medicine, nursing, allied health sciences, philosophy/ethics, sociology/anthropology, history, or other relevant field, or by special permission.
N BETH5206
Semester 2
DVST6902
Development: Communication and Education
6    N SSCP6901
Semester 2
ECOP6101
Core Concepts in Political Economy
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
EDPB5016
Global Poverty, Social Policy and Ed
6      Semester 2
GOVT6108
Democracy and Development in SE Asia
6      Semester 1
GOVT6156
Governance and Civil Society
6      Semester 2
GOVT6304
Development and World Politics
6      Semester 2
GOVT6316
Policy Making, Power and Politics
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
GOVT6319
Governance and Public Policy Making
6      Semester 2
GOVT6331
Public Management and Governance
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
HSTY6994
Globalism, Internationalism and the UN

This unit of study is not available in2014

6      Semester 1
PACS6901
United Nations, Peace and Security
6      Semester 1
Semester 2b
PACS6914
Conflict-Resolving Media
6    N SCWK6935
Int March
PACS6923
The Human Right to Food
6      Semester 1
Semester 2b
PACS6925
Peace and the Global Compact
6      Semester 2b
PRFM6900
Theatre and Community Development
6      Semester 2
SCLG6902
Doing Social Research
6    N SCLG3003
Semester 1
SCLG6905
Independent Study and Report
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
SCLG6906
Dissertation Part 1
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit must be taken with SCLG6907
Semester 1
Semester 2
SCLG6907
Dissertation Part 2
6    C SCLG6906

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
SCLG6913
Human Rights Internship A
6    P 24 credit points from the Master of Human Rights program

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
SCLG6914
Human Rights Internship B
6    P 24 credit points from the Master of Human Rights program
C SCLG6913

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
SCWK6949
Global Social Policy
6      Semester 2

Human Rights and Democratisation (Asia Pacific regional program)

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Human Rights and Democratisation

Candidates for the Master of Human Rights and Democratisation (Asia Pacific Region Program) are required to complete 60 credit points, including five core units of study (30 credit points) at the University of Sydney, two required units of study (12 credit points) at the partner university, and the choice of either a dissertation, internship or further coursework (18 credit points) at the partner university.
Core Units of Study
HRTD6901
Human Rights: Norms and Mechanisms 1
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
HRTD6902
Human Rights/Democratisation Research
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
HRTD6903
Dynamics of Human Rights Violations
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Semester 2

Semester 1
Semester 2
HRTD6904
Democratisation: Theory and Practices
6      Semester 2
HRTD6905
Human Rights & Democratisation Intensive
6    C HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904
Int November
Core Units at Partner University
HRTD6907
Human Rights: Norms and Mechanisms 2
6    P HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904
C HRTD6908

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit is delivered at one of the partner institutions.
Semester 1
Semester 2
HRTD6908
Critical and Emerging Regional Issues
6    P HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904
C HRTD6907

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit is delivered at one of the partner institutions.
Semester 1
Semester 2
Elective Units of Study
Availability of elective units are subject to change, depending on the partner institutions, and students should discuss available options with the Degree Director.
Candidates choose from one of the following options:
1. Dissertation
HRTD6909
Dissertation Part 1
12    P HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904
C HRTD6907 and HRTD6908 and HRTD6911

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit is delivered at one of the partner institutions.
Semester 1
Semester 2
HRTD6911
Dissertation Part 2
6    P HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904
C HRTD6907 and HRTD6908 and HRTD6909

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit is delivered at one of the partner institutions.
Semester 1
Semester 2
2. Internship
HRTD6910
Internship
12    P HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904
C HRTD6908 and HRTD6909 and HRTD6912

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit is delivered at one of the partner institutions.
Semester 1
Semester 2
HRTD6912
Internship Research Report
6    P HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904
C HRTD6907 and HRTD6908 and HRTD6910

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit is delivered at one of the partner institutions.
Semester 1
Semester 2
3. Coursework
HRTD6913
Human Rights/Democratisation Elective 1
6    P HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904
C HRTD6907 and HRTD6908 and HRTD6914 and HRTD6915

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit is delivered at one of the partner institutions.
Semester 1
Semester 2
HRTD6914
Human Rights/Democratisation Elective 2
6    P HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904
C HRTD6907 and HRTD6908 and HRTD6913 and HRTD6915

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit is delivered at one of the partner institutions.
Semester 1
Semester 2
HRTD6915
Human Rights/Democratisation Theme Paper
6    P HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904
C HRTD6907 and HRTD6908 and HRTD6913 and HRTD6914

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit is delivered at one of the partner institutions.
Semester 1
Semester 2