Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 1, Hawthorn - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Hawthorn - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 hours of lectures/seminars/tutorials in the intensive period, supported by additional preliminary tutorials to a maximum of ten hours. |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. |
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Phone: 9810 3300
|Subject Overview:||The first half of the course considers major psychological, psychoanalytic, socio cultural and feminist theories on women, their role in society and their health outcomes. The second half of the course considers the health effects related to women's current social position including physical and sexual abuse, the feminisation of poverty, the double shift of paid and unpaid work and the effect of occupational and social positioning on health.|
Students who successfully complete this unit should have:
|Assessment:||Class paper and written assignments totalling 8,000 words|
|Recommended Texts:||Course materials are provided to all participants|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students who successfully complete this subject should :
|Links to further information:||www.mccp.unimelb.edu.au|
Master of Women's Health |
Postgraduate Certificate in Women's Health
Postgraduate Diploma in Women's Health
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