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96702 Foundations in Public Health

6cp; workshops, 7hpw x 3wks
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.


This subject is designed to provide an overview of key areas of public health which include communicable and non-communicable diseases, globalisation, environmental sustainability and social justice. The public health approach to understanding health and wellbeing issues is explored and also research approaches, key contemporary public health issues and a range of substantive health topics which can be subject to public health thinking and investigation.

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