|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.
|Prerequisites:||HS1401 AND RH1002|
|Cairns, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 28-Mar-2019|
|Coord/Lect:||Ms Mary O'Loughlin.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||other exams (50%); essays (30%); (20%).|
|Special Assessment Requirements:||Completion of the school placement and attendance at the briefing sessions is compulsory in order to successfully complete this subject.|
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