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Health and Indigenous Populations - HSBH3001

Year - 2018

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.

Classes
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week.

Assessment
On line quizzes (20%), Case study report 1500wd (40%), Critique diary 1500wd (40%).

Pre-requisites

HSBH1006 and (HSBH1007 or HSBH2007) and HSBH1008 and HSBH1009) or (BACH1161 or HSBH1003)

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Health Sciences
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Health Sciences
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Vanessa Lee
HECS Band: 2
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