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Disease Prevention and Management

Postgraduate | ACU-PUBH631 | 2024

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

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Disease Prevention and Management

About this subject

  • On successful completion of the Disease Prevention and Management unit, students should be able to:

    1. Demonstrate specialised knowledge of disease prevention and management strategies, and emergency/disaster responses, in the context of public health practice (GA1, GA2, GA5);
    2. Critique specific policies, interventions and service models in relation to disease prevention and management strategies and emergency/disaster responses (GA4, GA6, GA8);
    3. Apply a disease prevention or management strategy that appropriately responds to an assessed need and integrates knowledge of program management approaches (GA3, GA5, GA6);
    4. Evaluate the long-term impact of disease prevention and management strategies at a population level (GA4, GA8).

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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