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Public Health Law and Policy

Postgraduate | ACU-PUBH632 | 2024

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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

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Public Health Law and Policy

About this subject

  • On successful completion of the Public Health, Law and Policy unit, students should be able to:

    1. Describe examples of law and policy that promote or protect public health in a diverse range of settings  (GA1, GA2, GA3)
    2. Demonstrate an integrated understanding of the law and policy making processes, especially the contribution of public health practitioners and other key actors (GA3, GA5)
    3. Critically apply legislative and policy responses to complex public health challenges (GA4, GA5, GA6)
    4. Evaluate and critique law and policy making processes in contemporary areas of public health programmes and interventions  (GA4, GA5, GA6)

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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