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HST3104 Rural Health
SCHOOL OF EXERCISE AND HEALTH SCIENCES
Credit Points: 15
Prerequisites:
HST1120 Introduction to Health Promotion
 
Description:

Health and health care delivery can differ significantly in rural and remote areas of Australia. This unit examines the principles of equity and equality, highlighting their particular importance for understanding rural and remote health issues in Australia. The relationships between health, social, economic and political issues are analysed and the implications for health professionals and health services in rural areas are outlined.


This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
G89Bachelor of Environmental Health
SMHPROHealth Promotion 10 Unit Supporting Major
SMCHPRHealth Promotion 8 Unit Supporting Major
MIHPROHealth Promotion Minor
MIHPROHealth Promotion Minor
MAHPHealth Promotion Major
 
 
Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005)
For the purposes of considering a request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), inherent requirements for this subject are articulated in the Unit Description, Learning Outcomes, Graduate Attributes and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the support for students with disabilities or medical conditions can be found at the Student Equity, Diversity and Disability Service website:
http://intranet.ecu.edu.au/student/support/student-equity

Last Updated - Higher Education: 30/09/2006 VET: 30/09/2006