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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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
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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