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Health Promotion Principles and Practice PG (10058.2)

Level: Postgraduate Level
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 2
Faculty: Faculty of Health
Discipline: Discipline of Public Health


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  • Semester 1, 2020, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (197270) - View
  • Semester 1, 2019, ONLINE, BRUCE (188639) - View
  • Semester 1, 2018, ONLINE, BRUCE (182966) - View
  • Semester 1, 2017, INTENSIVE, BRUCE (164024) - View
  • Semester 1, 2016, INTENSIVE, BRUCE (156061) - View

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This unit introduces students to health promotion as a conceptual framework, a field of practice and an integral part of the broader public health field.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

1. Demonstrate an integrated understanding of the historical origins of health promotion;

2. Demonstrate the application of the principles of health promotion;

3. Critically apply the conceptual framework of contemporary health promotion practice;

4. Reflect critically on health promotion evaluation practices and be able to undertake health promotion evaluation; and

5. Critically analyse health promotion practice in a changing world.

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Contact Hours

Up to 10 hours online.





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