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

PUBH5500
Advanced Qualitative Health Research
6    N QUAL5005
Semester 1
QUAL5002
Qualitative Methodologies & Study Design
6    P Assumed Knowledge: 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.
Intensive May
QUAL5003
Qualitative Research Analysis & Writing
6    P Assumed Knowledge: Basic understanding of the nature of qualitative knowledge and types of qualitative data.
Semester 2
QUAL5004
Designing a Qualitative Research Project
6    P Assumed Knowledge: Good understanding of the nature of qualitative knowledge and of qualitative research processes.
C QUAL5003
Semester 2

Part 1

BETH5000
Critical Concepts in Bioethics
6      Semester 2
BETH5101
Introduction to Ethical Reasoning
6      Semester 1
BETH5102
Philosophy of Medicine
6   

If an insufficient number of students opt to attend seminars on campus, the co-ordinator may choose to teach this Unit of Study in online mode only. Students will be contacted if this occurs.
Semester 1
BETH5103
Biomedicine and Society
6   

If an insufficient number of students opt to attend seminars on campus, the co-ordinator may choose to teach this Unit of Study in online mode only. Students will be contacted if this occurs.
Semester 2
BETH5104
Bioethics, Law and Society
6   

A three-year undergraduate degree in science, medicine, nursing, allied health sciences, philosophy/ethics, sociology/anthropology, law, history, or other relevant field, or by special permission
Semester 1
BETH5201
Ethics and Biotechnology
6   

If an insufficient number of students opt to attend seminars on campus, the co-ordinator may choose to teach this Unit of Study in online mode only.
Semester 1
BETH5202
Human and Animal Research Ethics
6    P Prohibition: BETH5208
Semester 2
BETH5203
Ethics and Public Health
6    P 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      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      Intensive October
MIPH5014
International Health Promotion
4    N PUBH5033


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

This unit of study is not available in 2015

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   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
PUBH5415
Injury Prevention
2      Intensive October
PUBH5418
Tobacco Control in the 21st Century
6      Intensive August
PUBH5419
Falls Prevention in Older People
4      Semester 2
PUBH5420
Public Health Advocacy Strategies
4      Semester 2b
SEXH5008
Sex and Society
2      Semester 2a
SEXH5101
Public Health Aspects of STIs
2      Semester 2b
SEXH5102
Public Health Aspects of HIV/AIDS
2      Semester 2b
SEXH5205
Advanced Adolescent Sexual Health
6    N SEXH5204
Semester 2

Part 2

GCST5902
Natures and Cultures of Bodies
6      Semester 2
HPSC4102
History of Science
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
HSTY6987
Presenting the Past
6      Semester 2
LNGS7002
Language, Society and Power
6      Semester 1
LNGS7004
Register and Genre in English
6      Semester 2
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

Research Practice units

18 credit points of rsearch practice units will be available from 2016.