Performance Health A PG (11496.1)
|Faculty:||Faculty of Health|
|Discipline:||UC Research Institute of Sport & Exercise|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 2 DR Jeremy WITCHALLS (Ph: +61 2 62012962 ) INTENSIVE 2021 Semester 2 DR Jeremy WITCHALLS (Ph: +61 2 62012962 ) INTENSIVE
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This unit is an introduction to the principles of performance health management (Population Health). Students will develop skills in the development of sequence of prevention and the socioecological models of health at individual and population levels, incorporating methodologies for understanding the impact and interaction of physical, mental and biologic stressors to human health.
After successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Apply population health principles in performance health management;
2. Identify a relevant context; design and implement a sequence of prevention;
3. Critically analyse the socioecological models of health at individual and population levels; and
4. Evaluate and apply methodologies to determine the impact and interaction of physical, mental and biologic stressors to human health.
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Semester 2, 2019
On-Campus Attendance is expected in Set Time Blocks (INTENSIVE)
- Self-assessment tool and written reflection on leadership in implementing change (20% )
- Quiz - Pre-Intensive foundational knowledge and readings. (5%. )
- Quiz – formative during intensive week (0% )
- Case study: Analysis of the workplace's position on the prevention continuum. (35% )
- Written assignment: Create a strategy to progress the workplace along the prevention continuum. (40% )
- On-Campus Attendance is expected in Set Time Blocks (INTENSIVE)
- Semester 2, 2019
Interactive workshop/problem-based learning modules: 2 hours per week. Work Integrated Learning (WIL) activities: 6 hours total.
This unit is only available to students enrolled in HLM201 Master of Applied Clinical Epidemiology (Sport).