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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Classroom and Distance
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One 2-hour seminar per week. |
Total Time Commitment: Classroom: Students will be expected to undertake additional study of 6 to 8 hours per week in this subject. Distance: 120 hours studying course materials, including nominated readings and text books as well as self-appraisal exercises and 2 hours of tutorials and other contact with the tutor.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
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|Subject Overview:|| |
On completion of this subject, students will be able to:
|Assessment:||3 written assignments of equal value, 2 x 1,750-words and one problem solving exercise.|
|Prescribed Texts:||Hennekens, C.H., and Buring, J.E. (with Mayrent, S.L.), Epidemiology in Medicine, Little, Brown and Co., Boston, 1987.|
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
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|Links to further information:||http://www.sph.unimelb.edu.au|
This subject is a Group 1 elective in the Master of Public Health.
Subject Coordinator: Assoc Prof David Dunt (8344 0645, firstname.lastname@example.org)
Master of Public Health |
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