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Rural Health - HSBH3011

Year - 2018

This unit introduces students to a range of practice and research issues in rural health care. Topics covered include: the nature and variety of rural settings; special populations and cultural safety; rural health needs and access to health services; relevant models of health service delivery; and the rural health workforce and inter-professional practice.

Distance education/intensive on-campus mode. Web-based learning, Week 1 lecture (2hrs) on campus with mandatory attendance. All other materials asynchronous online.

Attendance at timetabled lecture and online participation (25%), group assignment 3000 words (30%), individual research assignment 2000 words (45%)


HSBH1006 and (HSBH1007 or HSBH2007) and HSBH1008 and HSBH1009


Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Health Sciences
Study Mode: Distance education/intensive on campus
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
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Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Krestina Amon
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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