Courses & Units
Planning Public Health Interventions CXA229
This unit provides students with the foundation competencies for public health intervention planning. It works students through a cyclical process of working with communities and populations to develop solutions via a process of assessing needs and priorities, building capacity and designing and planning evidence-based strategies for population-based interventions.
|Unit name||Planning Public Health Interventions|
|College/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
|Coordinator||Ms Sandra Murray|
|Available as an elective?||Yes|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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- Demonstrate knowledge of the principles, concepts, philosophy and purpose of public health intervention planning
- Describe various methods and frameworks applicable to the assessment and development of, public health action.
- Analyse public health problems and identify problem determinants as a basis for intervention planning.
- Design an intervention using logic modelling and knowledge of intervention options.
- Develop a plan for intervention implementation for public health action.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1,3||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1,3||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2,3||Domestic Full Fee 4|
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PrerequisitesCXA185 Community and Public Health Nutrition
|Assessment||Report (20%)|Case Study (30%)|Assignment (50%)|
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Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
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