- Code: HLTH.6001
- Fee: $856*
- Level: 6
- Credits: 15
- EFTS: 0.125
|Time in class||65 (approximate total hours)|
|Offered (indicative)||Semester 2|
The aim of this course is to enable students to explore the effects of socio-political and cultural determinants of health on individual, whānau/family, groups and communities. The students will explore the concepts of health promotion, health prevention and primary health in relation to the health needs of the individual, whānau/family, groups and communities.
On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Identify socio-political and cultural determinants of health that affect the individual, whānau/family, groups and communities and analyse the implication for health outcomes.
- Examine principles and concepts of primary health care as they relate to the Aotearoa/New Zealand health context
- Analyse health promotion theories and frameworks for professional health practice to develop a theoretical health promotion project.
*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.
*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016
Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017