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Environment Society and Health

Postgraduate | UND-MEDI5002 | 2024

Study method
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks
Start dates
19 Feb 2024

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Environment Society and Health

About this subject

  • On completion of this subject students should be able to achieve the following learning outcomes:

    1. Compare the concepts of the health of individuals and the health of populations.
    2. Describe the health status of the Australian population and how population health is measured and monitored.
    3. Explain the relationship between the socioeconomic and environmental determinants of health in Australia.
    4. Compare and contrast intervention strategies aimed at improving population health.
    5. Apply a systems approach to understanding and addressing the impact of climate change on the health of populations.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

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


  • UND-HMS-GDI-2024 - Graduate Diploma of Health and Medical Sciences
  • UND-HSC-GCE-2024 - Graduate Certificate in Health Sciences

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

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.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

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

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Graduate Certificate in Health Sciences

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