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Analysis of current public and global health issues, using public health models to integrate evidence, ethics, legislation, policy, health systems and public health interventions to improve the health of populations.
|Paper title||Public and Global Health: Current Issues|
|Teaching period||Semester 2 (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$946.50|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$5,314.50|
- PUBH 211
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music
Undergraduate Administrator: Kelsey den Boestert
- Teaching staff
Convenor: Associate Professor Alex Macmillan
- Paper Structure
- Assessment 1: Written assessment 1 (25%)
- Assessment 2: Written assessment 2 (25%)
- Assessment 3: Final exam (50%)
No textbook is required for this paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication, Critical thinking,
Cultural understanding, Information literacy.
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- Learning Outcomes
- Critically appraise relevant research on determinants and population health effects using public health models.
- Develop, and effectively communicate, ideas about the key components of public and global health issues.
- Identify and critique effective public health strategies to address the issues.
- Make recommendations for effective, integrated, multi-sectoral, collaborative approaches to public and global health issues.