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PSY8060 Health Psychology

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Psychology, Counselling and Community

Requisites

Pre-requisite: PSY8045

Synopsis

This course will examine biopsychosocial factors associated with mortality and morbidity in the Australian culture. It will consider research and theory relevant to health and lifestyle-related behaviour and pain management. A range of health attitudes, assessment methods and interventions will be reviewed, and students will use several of these methods in practice sessions. This course will be offered through three two-day compulsory workshops on-campus, each of two days duration.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2014 On-campus Toowoomba