Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2013:July, Parkville - Taught online/distance.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 hours over 6 days |
Total Time Commitment:
Teaching period: Wednesday 17 July - Friday 19 July, and Tuesday 23 July - Thursday 25 July.
In addition to the stated contact hours, students are expected to spend at least 2 hours of study for each hour of contact.
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For the purposes of considering request 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/
Postgraduate student enrolment & administration support please contact:
Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne
Tel: (03) 9345 6671 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
For further course content information please contact the subject coordinator:
Centre for Community Child Health
Tel: (03) 8341 6471 Email: email@example.com
The Child Public Health Program introduces participants from a wide range of disciplines, to aspects and influences on child public health from an Australian and high income countries perspective. The program provides an overview of factors that influence the health, development and well-being of children and the implications of these factors on life course. The subject also explores a range of contemporary child health issues and provides participants with skills and knowledge to understand and respond to child focused public health issues. Lectures are presented by a range of experienced child public health researchers, practitioners and government bureaucrats.
The subject is designed to enable students to:
A group work presentation during the teaching period (30%), and one 3000 word written essay (70%).
Pre-reading will be made available to students prior to the commencement of the subject.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Master of Public Health |
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