Qualitative Health Research

Table of units of study: Qualitative Health Research

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

Core units

Candidates would normally take QUAL5004 in their final semester of enrolment.
PUBH5500
Advanced Qualitative Health Research
6    N QUAL5005
Semester 1
QUAL5002
Qualitative Methodologies & Study Design
6    A Basic understanding of the nature of qualitative knowledge and the processes of qualitative research.
C PUBH5500


Departmental permission is required for students who have not completed PUBH5500.
Int May
QUAL5003
Qualitative Research Analysis & Writing
6    A Basic understanding of the nature of qualitative knowledge and types of qualitative data.
P PUBH5500
Semester 2
QUAL5004
Designing a Qualitative Research Project
6    A Good understanding of the nature of qualitative knowledge and of qualitative research processes.
P PUBH5500, QUAL5002
C QUAL5003
Semester 2

Part 1

BETH5000
Critical Concepts in Bioethics
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
BETH5101
Introduction to Ethical Reasoning
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 1
BETH5102
Philosophy of Medicine
6    A A three-year degree in science, medicine, nursing, allied health sciences, philosophy/ethics, sociology/anthropology, history, or other relevant field - or by special permission.
Semester 1
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
BETH5104
Bioethics, Law 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 1
BETH5201
Ethics and Biotechnology
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 1
BETH5202
Human and Animal Research Ethics
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
BETH5204
Clinical Ethics
6    A Honours or equivalent degree, or other appropriate terminal undergraduate degree (such as a three-year nursing degree) in science, medicine, nursing, allied health sciences, philosophy/ethics, sociology/anthropology, history, or other relevant field-or by special permission.
Semester 1
BETH5205
Ethics and Mental Health
6      Semester 2
HPOL5000
Introduction to Health Policy
6      Semester 1
HPOL5003
Analysing Health Policy
6      Semester 2
MIPH5008
Travel and Tropical Medicine
2      Int October
MIPH5014
International Health Promotion
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
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
MIPH5135
Health Systems in Developing Countries
4      Semester 2
MMHU6910
Ethics, Narrative Competence and Health
6      Semester 1
PSYC5012
Health and Risk Communication
6      Semester 2
PUBH5111
Environmental Health
4      Semester 2
PUBH5114
Alcohol, Drug Use and Health
4    N PUBH5115
Semester 2
PUBH5115
Alcohol, Drug Use and Health
2    N PUBH5114
Semester 2a
PUBH5118
Indigenous Health Promotion
4      Semester 2b
PUBH5414
Public Health Advocacy
2      Int Sept
PUBH5415
Injury Prevention
2      Int October
PUBH5418
Tobacco Control in the 21st Century
6      Int August
PUBH5419
Falls Prevention in Older People
4      Semester 2
PUBH5420
Public Health Advocacy Strategies
4      Semester 2b
SEXH5008
Sex and Society
2   

AusAID students must enrol in the face-to-face version
Semester 2a
SEXH5101
Public Health Aspects of STIs
2   

AusAID students must enrol in the face-to-face version.
Semester 2a
SEXH5102
Public Health Aspects of HIV/AIDS
2   

AusAID students must enrol in the face-to-face version
Semester 2a
SEXH5205
Advanced Adolescent Sexual Health
6      Semester 2

Part 2

GCST5902
Natures and Cultures of Bodies
6      Semester 2
HPSC4102
History of Science
6    P Available only to students admitted to HPS Honours, Graduate Diploma in Science (History and Philosophy of Science) and Graduate Certificate in Science (History and Philosophy of Science), or by special permission.

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
HSTY6987
Writing the Past
6      Semester 1
LNGS7002
Language, Society and Power
6      Semester 1
LNGS7004
Register and Genre in English
6      Semester 1
LNGS7006
Cross-Cultural Communication
6      Semester 2
LNGS7274
Media Discourse
6      Semester 2
LNGS7301
Functional Grammar
6      Semester 1
SCLG6903
New Debates in Social Theory
6      Semester 2