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Postgraduate | ACU-HLSC652 | 2024

Health Promotion and Social Inclusion

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Give people experiencing mental illness an equal chance to be healthy and well. You’ll study the determinants of health, uncovering inequalities and barriers to wellbeing. Promote physical and mental wellness across different cultures and communities.

Study method
100% online
100% online
Start dates
22 Apr 2024,
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
10 weeks

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Health Promotion and Social Inclusion

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this unit, students should be able to:

    LO1 - Explain the determinants of health and the physiological, personal, cultural and social factors that contribute to health and well-being;

    LO2 - Utilising a multidisciplinary approach, critically examine the physical health inequalities, access and equity issues and coexisting needs of individuals with mental illness;.

    LO3 - Evaluate strategies that will support individual recovery through sensitive, effective and evidence-based mental health care for people from diverse backgrounds, cultures, communities, language groups, gender and sexual identities.

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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