Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 60 hours of lectures, seminars, computer assisted learning, practical work and field visits |
Total Time Commitment:
All BOH Year 1 Subjects
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|Core Participation Requirements:||
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Julie Satur
Melbourne Dental School
Currently enrolled students:
This subject comprises two modules:
Health Promotion Principles: Public health and the social determinants of health, primary health care, health promotion and education; health promotion models and strategies; evidence-based oral health promotion; health promotion programs; health promotion program planning, implementation and evaluation.
Health Education: Health education in context; health behaviours, communication and counselling skills; teaching and learning methodology; interpersonal and group skills; health education models and frameworks; educational evaluation; and may include field visits and practical work.
On completion of this subject, students should be able to:
The contribution of evaluation and evidence to health promotion planning.
75% attendance at Lectures: 100% attendance at Seminars/Tutorials and Practical Classes
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
Second Opinion: An introduction to Health Sociology by Germov Latest Edition
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On completion of this subject, students should have developed the following skills:
Understand the social and cultural diversity in our community.
Bachelor of Oral Health |
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