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Social Foundations of Health

Undergraduate | UAD-PUB2500OUA | 2024

Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Enrol by
12 May 2024
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
Duration
13 weeks
Start dates
20 May 2024

Price from

$2,000

Upfront cost

$0

FEE-HELP available

Social Foundations of Health

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this course students will be able to:


    1. Analyse health narratives using the sociological imagination framework.
    2. Demonstrate a critical understanding of the historical positioning of Indigenous people in Australian society.
    3. Demonstrate a critical understanding of the key social and cultural determinants affecting the health of Indigenous people in Australia.
    4. Apply social and cultural determinants of health frameworks to Indigenous health contexts.
    5. Apply and critique theoretical and practical approaches to social and behavioural change in contemporary health contexts.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:

Core

  • UAD-HSM-DEG-2024 - Bachelor of Health Service Management

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media). Headset, including microphone (highly recommended). Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or presentations).
  • Software requirements - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete your units. MyUni is the University of Adelaide's online learning environment. MyUni provides access to various features including announcements, course materials, discussion boards and assessments.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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UndergraduateUAD-HSM-DEG

Bachelor of Health Service Management

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