Courses & Units

Principles and Models for Engagement with Consumers in Health Care BAA546

Rozelle - Sydney

Introduction

This unit investigates health care principles and models for engagement between patients, their carers and family, and professionals. The importance of consumer engagement and the association with effective, sustainable organisational governance systems is studied. This involves examining theories, systems, processes and actions for partnering with consumers and delivering comprehensive care.

To operationalise these requirements, this unit investigates the application of the NSQHSS Partnering with Consumers and Comprehensive Care Standards. Their dependency and integration with other standards in the NSQHSS are also reviewed.

Summary

Unit name Principles and Models for Engagement with Consumers in Health Care
Unit code BAA546
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Australian Institute of Health Service Management
Coordinator Doctor Helen Almond
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Postgraduate

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Rozelle - Sydney Semester 1 Off-Campus International Domestic
Rozelle - Sydney Semester 2 Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
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International students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 11/7/2022 9/8/2022 29/8/2022 16/10/2022
Semester 1 21/2/2022 22/3/2022 11/4/2022 29/5/2022

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Learning Outcomes

  • Explain and apply differing concepts models of health for individuals, families and communities
  • Use a range of communication strategies to meaningfully engage with consumers in health care
  • Apply engagement models to design and implement innovative communication strategies with consumers in healthcare
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
069999 $1,002.00 $1,002.00 not applicable $2,402.00
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
  • FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4

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Requisites

Concurrent Prerequisites

BAA543

Teaching

AssessmentAssignment (40%)|Assignment (40%)|Presentation (20%)
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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