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HSW3200 Professional Issues: Disability and Older People

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Health and Wellbeing
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 061309 - Community Health

Synopsis

This course will assist students to understand how major services and programs in each sector are organised, resourced, and delivered, and emphasises the need for collaboration and networking between health, aging, and disability systems. The course analyses organisations, human resource policies, legislation and politics that influence identification of health needs and service delivery especially long term care. Students will be provided with tools to advocate for change and reform to enhance wellbeing and to inform future health resource identification.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2016 On-campus Ipswich