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Politics and Power in Public Health

Postgraduate | CUR-MPH515 | 2024

Assess how politics and power influence health outcomes, and find ways to reduce health inequality and support equity.Develop public policy that inspires change and sways public opinion. Apply advocacy strategies to promote public health’s profile.

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Enrol by
7 July 2024
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
14 weeks
Start dates
15 July 2024

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Politics and Power in Public Health

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. critique public policy using the foundational concepts of health promotion
    2. develop persuasive arguments to influence legislation and public opinion
    3. demonstrate knowledge of and facility with advocacy strategies and techniques that reflect health promotion principles

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0.125 EFTSL
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