Courses & Units

Health Care Where People Live and Work CNA126

Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast, Rozelle - Sydney, Darlinghurst - Sydney

Introduction

This unit draws on the World Health Organization's Primary Health Care approach as outlined in the Alma Ata Declaration (1978), The Ottawa Charter (1986) and the Millennium Development Goals. The subject title Health Care Where People Live and Work is part of the WHO definition of Primary Health Care and is explored literally and figuratively. The unit aims to use our own health experiences and behaviours to provide the basis for enhancing understanding(s) of health concepts for integration into health promoting activities and professional practice.

Summary

Unit name Health Care Where People Live and Work
Unit code CNA126
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline Health Sciences B
Teaching staff

School of Health Sciences Staff

Level Introductory

Availability

Location Semester Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Cradle Coast Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Rozelle - Sydney Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Darlinghurst - Sydney Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students

Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 23/2/2015 23/3/2015 13/4/2015 29/5/2015

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2015 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2015 will be available from the 1st October 2014.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2015: $769.00 2015: $2,247.00 060307

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

50 minute lecture, One 50 minute tutorial each week (100 minute workshops in week 7 and 10). Tutorials commence in week 1 of semester.

Assessment

1x Online Quizz (15% ) Health Promotion Project (35%) Written assignment 1200 words (50%)

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Textbooks

Required

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