- Understanding Wellbeing
- Australian Youth and Wellbeing
- Psychology of Wellbeing: Stages of Development
- Arts and Wellbeing
- Inner life and Wellbeing
- Physiology, Morbidity and Mortality
- Indigenous perspectives
- Ageing and Wellbeing
- Consumerism the media and Impact on Body Image
- Health promotions/campaigns
- Environment and Wellbeing
- Tourism and wellbeing
- Disscusion forum/Discussion Board
- Embedded Multimedia
- Online assignment submission
- Podcasting/Leacture capture
- Standard Media
- Resources and Links
- Printable format materials
- Audio-Video streaming
- Online Assessment
Students undertaking this subject as part of their Murdoch Degree requirements must have completed 18 credit points (6 OUA subjects) at Level 1 before enrolling in the subject.
No special requirements
This subject examines the notions of wellbeing in a postmodern society, from a range of interdisciplinary perspectives and in varying contexts. This is valuable to address the dimensions of wellbeing from a holistic approach.
This approach will enable students to explore physiological, creative, psychological, historical, philosophical, environmental, emotional and economic perspectives of wellbeing.
Integration of these perspectives will assist the student to articulate personal understandings of wellbeing and better apply the concept to their own lives.
- Assignment 1 - Enquiry/Rationale 1500 words (35%)
- Assignment 2 - Invigilated Exam (35%)
- Assignment 3 - Brochure/Pamphlet 500 words (20%)
- Assignment 4 - Reflective Evaluation (10%)
Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject