The aim of this unit of study is to provide students with the necessary tools to work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and communities for equitable health service delivery. It explores the post-colonial impact and the policies that have contibuted to the adverse health outcomes that we see in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population of contemporary Australia today. The unit of study will also provide students with avenues of Best Practice in closing the gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people, for effective health service delivery.
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week.
On line quizzes (20%), Case study report 1500wd (40%), Critique diary 1500wd (40%).
HSBH1006 and (HSBH1007 or HSBH2007) and HSBH1008 and HSBH1009) or (BACH1161 or HSBH1003)