|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences|
This subject introduces students to the principles of health promotion in the context of dentistry. Students will analyse the social determinants of health that impact oral health, and explore barriers to behaviour change at an individual and population level. Students will examine frameworks and models that can be used to address oral health issues and will gain experience applying these frameworks through a primary school visit practicum.
Achieve an overall percentage of 50% or more, from the combined graded assessments within the subject. Complete 10 hours of school placement in a professional manner including all placement related lectures and workshops
|Prerequisites:||HS1401 AND RH1002|
|Cairns , Internal, Study Period 1|
|Census Date 25-Mar-2021|
|Coordinator:||Ms Tammy Allen|
|Lecturers:||Ms Tammy Allen, Ms Mary O'Loughlin, Miss Chantal Nightingale.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.