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Public Health Aspects of Reproductive Health - SEXH5418

This unit deals with a range of public health aspects of reproductive and maternal health including maternal morbidity and mortality,unintended pregnancies, sexual violence, sexual and reproductive rights and access to sexual and reproductive health services. Emphasis will be placed on the delivery of effective prevention and management strategies. Aspects of reproductive health will be discussed in the context of Millenium Development Goals (MDGs) and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) focussing on SDG 3 on health and SDG 5 on gender equality and womens and girls empowerment.

Classes
Normal day: compulsory attendance at 2 hours of lectures per week, half semester; Online: 2 hours of online lectures per week, half semester; International students including Australia Awards Scholarship students must enrol in the face-to-face mode.

Assessment
Written assignment (70%); online quiz (20%); online discussions (10%);

Textbooks
Recommended: Van Look, P. (2011) Sexual and Reproductive Health: A Public Health Perspective. 1st Ed. Elsevier: ISBN: 9780128102329; and Obstetrics and gynecology in low-resource settings: A practical guide. Edited by Nawal M. Nour. Publisher Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2016.

Prohibitions

SEXH5414

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2a

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Sexual Health
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 21 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 2.0
EFTSL: 0.042
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2a

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Sexual Health
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 21 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 2.0
EFTSL: 0.042
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Associate Professor Iryna Zablotska-Manos, Associate Professor Kirsten Black
HECS Band:
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