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  • Global Challenges in Adolescent HealthPOPH90087

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    Adolescence is a period of growth and opportunity, and can also be a time of social risk and developmental vulnerability. This subject focuses on four key health issues of global significance for young people: sexual and reproductive health; mental health - including suicide prevention; alcohol a...

  • Ageing in SocietyPOPH90256

    Offered:Term 1Year:2019

    This subject aims to offer students a critical examination of the ways in which ageing is socially constructed. Students will learn about ageing from a range of perspectives, including life course, bio-medical, gender, cross cultural, consumer, historical and self-reflection. The subject will foc...

  • Leadership for an Ageing WorkforcePOPH90266

    Offered:Term 3Year:2019

    The world is in the middle of an historic demographic shift in which an ageing population and changing social attitudes interact with a range of other megatrends transforming work organisation and organisational leadership. This subject focuses on understanding how demographic and other changes c...

  • Ethics of AgeingPOPH90260

    Offered:Term 2Year:2019

    This subject provides an overview of some of the key ethical issues associated with ageing across the lifespan, with an emphasis on their societal dimensions and implications for policy and professional practice. The skills and knowledge gained by students completing this subject will enhance the...

  • Population Health Research Project 1POPH40005

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject is delivered in two consecutive parts. Whilst these have separate subject codes, they are considered to be a single continuing subject of 75 credit points. At the end of the first part, students will receive a CNT (Continuing – ongoing) grade. At the completion of the second part, st...

  • Consumer Participatory Health TechnologyPOPH90294

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Growing numbers of consumers are actively using various social Internet technologies for health-related purposes – to facilitate taking care of their own health, accessing health services and getting involved in health research, for example.  These consumers are influencing new approaches to heal...

  • Population Health Research Project 2POPH40006

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to xxxxXXXXX - Population Health Research Project Part 1 for details

  • Epidemiology 2POPH90242

    Offered:AugustYear:2019

    This subject is a core subject within the Master of Epidemiology and the Master of Science (Epidemiology) and an elective within the Master of Public Health and Master of Environment.It covers the main experimental and observational study designs used in epidemiological research: These will inclu...

  • Practice of Public Health LeadershipPOPH90191

    Offered:SeptemberYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject introduces students to the real world of public health. It builds on from the compulsory Public Health Leadership and Management Subject to provide an understanding of how different leaders practice how decisions are made and how resources are allocated; an understanding of the organ...

  • Health InequalitiesPOPH90205

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The conditions in which people are born, grow, live, work and age shape their health as does the distribution of money, power and resources at global, national and local levels. This subject will provide an overview of the Australian and international evidence on the ways in which social, economi...

  • Epidemiology Research Project Part 2POPH90283

    Offered:January, JulyYear:2019

    Please refer to POPH90282 Epidemiology Research Project Part 1.

  • Longitudinal and Correlated DataPOPH90123

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Topics covered: Paired data; the effect of non-independence on comparisons within and between clusters of observations; methods for continuous outcomes: normal mixed effects (hierarchical or multilevel) models and generalised estimating equations (GEE); role and limitations of repeated measures A...

  • M.Epidemiology Research Project Part 2POPH90277

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to POPH90276 M. Epidemiology Research Project Part 1

  • Foundations of Public HealthPOPH90217

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    This subject is a compulsory subject within the Master of Public Health. It lays the foundation for the degree and provides an orientation to the field of public health. It provides a critical overview of public health historical development, conceptual underpinnings and practice in the following...

  • Health Economics 1POPH90094

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject provides a comprehensive introduction to micro-economics. It is suitable for students with no prior knowledge of economics. It paves the way for students to apply micro-economic concepts to the analysis of contemporary issues in public health and health care. Topics to be studied inc...

  • Health PromotionPOPH90020

    Offered:MarchYear:2019

    Students will have the opportunity to learn the history of health promotion and the models of health and health promotion, along with key theoretical approaches explaining change in individuals, organisations and systems. They will be introduced to the fundamental elements of successful health pr...

  • Epidemiology 3POPH90243

    Offered:MarchYear:2019

    This subject is a core subject within the Master of Epidemiology and the Master of Science (Epidemiology) and an elective within the Master of Public Health and Master of Environment. This subject includes advanced, practical and emerging methods in epidemiology and follows on from Epidemiology ...

  • Health Economics 2POPH90229

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject aims to (1) consolidate students’ knowledge of health and health system with theories and analytical skills of microeconomics covered in Health Economics 1; and (2) enhance students’ ability to undertake economic analysis of health, health care and health policy related issues. The t...

  • Biostatistics Research Project - SPOPH90149

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    The research project is a capstone subject within the Master of Biostatistics. The aim of this subject is that the student gains practical experience, usually in a workplace setting, in the application of knowledge and skills learnt during the coursework of the Master of Biostatistics program, un...

  • BiostatisticsPOPH90013

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject is compulsory for students enrolled in the Master of Public Health, Master of Epidemiology and the Master of Science (Epidemiology). Students should enrol in this subject early in their program of study.The subject introduces the fundamental concepts of statistics and the essential m...