Foster community partnerships to promote health equity, empower people, and inspire input and ownership. Adopt a systems-based approach to improve health and well-being.Build capacity to promote health, and devise ways to engage diverse audiences.
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28 Feb 2022
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Contemporary health promotion practice requires a comprehensive systems-based approach to improve the health of communities and populations. Students will focus on the development of inter-sectoral partnerships and collaborations to create health promoting environments and settings (e.g. communities, schools, workplaces). Emphasis will be on the promotion of equity and empowerment through community development approaches strengthening participation and ownership. Students will also explore the use of culturally appropriate communication methods and behaviour change techniques.
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