This unit examines and develops communication skills that are relevant to the clinical context of health care. It introduces students to the importance of mental health and wellbeing with the aim of developing effective communication skills.
|Unit name||Communication and Mental Health|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
|Discipline||School for Health Sciences|
School of Health Sciences Staff
|Available as student elective?||No|
This unit is currently unavailable.
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2017: $793.00||2017: $2,360.00||060305|
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One 50 minute lecture, One 50 minute tutorial per week and workshops. Tutorials begin the first week of semester.
Online multiple choice quiz/es 10%, case study analysis (2000 words) 40%, 2 hr Exam 50%
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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