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HSW1110 Mental Health and Wellbeing

Short Description: Mental Health and Wellbeing
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Health and Wellbeing
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 090301 - Sociology
Grading basis : Graded


This course will enable participants to trace and critically examine social factors that promote mental health and illness, influence the onset and course of mental illness, and understand competing models and discourses surrounding mental health and illness in Australia and globally from a sociological perspective. Further, this course provides an opportunity to explore how social practices and ideas contribute to the ways in which society, families and individuals are affected by mental health and mental illness.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2019 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 2, 2019 Online