Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:February, Parkville - Taught on campus.
September, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Block OR Partial Block (Sem 1) Block Only (Sem 2)
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Minimum of 26 hours |
Total Time Commitment: In addition to the stated contact hours, students are expected to spend at least 2-3 hours of study for each hour of contact.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||None|
Dr Tony Stewart, Burnet Institute for Medical Research and Public Health
Academic Programs Office
Melbourne School of Population Health
Tel: +61 3 8344 9339
Fax: +61 3 8344 0824
This subject will cover: rapid appraisal of community health needs; population surveys; survey sampling methods; program monitoring; using health data for decision making; participatory evaluation of health programs; and applied health research. At the end of this course, students will have the skills necessary for designing a baseline survey and qualitative assessment of a community-based primary care program.
|Objectives:||On completion of this subject, students should be able to: |
|Assessment:||Critical Evaluation – 1,000-1,500 words, due on last teaching day of the subject. |
Assignment Plan – 350-450 words, due 2 weeks after last class
Program Plan – 2000-3000 words, due 4 weeks after last class
|Prescribed Texts:||A book of readings will be provided.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||http://www.sph.unimelb.edu.au|
|Notes:||This subject is a Group 1 elective in the Master of Public Health. |
International Health |
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