Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:July, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours: One two hour seminar per week |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Corequisites:|| - |
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| - |
|Core Participation Requirements:||None|
CoordinatorDr Alison Brookes, Dr James Bradley, Dr Louise A. Keogh
Centre for Health and Society
Key Centre for Women's Health in Society
Telephone: +61 3 8344 0717
Email: enquiries-kcwhs@ unimelb.edu.au
Academic Programs Office
Melbourne School of Population Health
Tel: +61 3 8344 9339
Fax: +61 3 8344 0824
|Subject Overview:||This subject introduces students to the key social science disciplines that have informed population health and health care, including history, sociology, psychology, politics, anthropology, indigenous studies and gender studies. The subject explores the disciplinary underpinnings of social movements such as feminism, civil rights, and disability rights and their contribution to population health.|
|Objectives:||At the completion of this subject, students should be able to demonstrate the ability to: |
|Prescribed Texts:||Students will have access to electronic copies of relevant readings. |
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||Upon completion of this subject a student should have: |
Master of Health Social Sciences |
Postgraduate Diploma in Health Social Sciences
Social Health |
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