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  • Global Child HealthPOPH90086

    Offered:OctoberYear:2019

    This subject provides an overview and practical guidelines to address child health issues among disadvantaged populations and in low resources settings. Key issues addressed include: acute respiratory illness, diarrhoea diseases, peri natal conditions, nutritional deficiencies, and communicable d...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Population Health Research Project 2POPH40006

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

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

  • 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...

  • Epidemiology Research Project Part 1POPH90282

    Offered:March, JulyYear:2019

    This subject provides students with the opportunity to plan and execute substantial research-based projects under supervision. Specific research projects will depend upon the availability of appropriate expertise, but may address a broad range of epidemiological issues. Students will be required...

  • Primary Health Care, Jamkhed, IndiaPOPH90137

    Offered:NovemberYear:2019Quotas apply

    The Comprehensive Rural Health Project (CRHP) in Jamkhed, India has won global acclaim and provided inspiration for the seminal Declaration of Alma Ata (1978). It remains one of the world’s most influential and innovative comprehensive community health and development programs. In this 3 week res...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Adolescent Sexuality and Sexual HealthPOPH90169

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject explores two main themes: 1. The social construction of sexuality - how our understandings of sexuality are developed in socio-cultural contexts; and 2. Sexual health - how it is defined and measured, what factors contribute to it, and practical issues to consider when interacting wi...

  • Health Program Evaluation 2POPH90090

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject provides an extension of studies in Health Program Evaluation introduced in Health Program Evaluation 1, aiming to deepen the students understanding of the conceptual bases of evaluation and extend practical skills. Its focus is particularly on issues relating to the selection and de...