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.
Intensive. See www.mccp.unimelb.edu.au for delivery details
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. |
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
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This unit explores the current debates on reproductive health and reproductive rights. Topics include:
Whose rights? Individual versus state: An overview; Family planning and issues of spacing: Global and local agendas; Social and psychological issues in infertility; New reproductive technologies: Access and ethical issues; Body and self; Reproductive health and minority groups (indigenous and migrant groups); Reproductive rights and the intellectually disabled: Policies and program issues; Cross cultural issues in reproductive rights: Case studies; Negotiation and advocacy of reproductive rights.
Students who successfully complete this unit should appraise critically the issues in the provision of reproductive health within the context of culture, age, stage in the life cycle, marital status, economic conditions, religious and ethnic identity and social circumstances.
|Assessment:||Class paper and written assignments totalling 4,000 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 Diploma in Women's Health
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