|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences|
This subject will prepare participants for international work in emergency response settings, particularly focused on displaced populations. Topics covered include: international humanitarian law, rapid assessment, organisation and coordination, basic epidemiology in emergency settings, disease control, vaccination, nutrition, reproductive health, water, sanitation & shelter and health and safety of the field worker. Guest lecturers with extensive field experience and technical expertise from a range of organisations contribute to this subject. This subject is suitable for both clinical and non-clinical participants.
|Cairns, Limited, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019|
|Face to face teaching 04-Nov-2019 to 08-Nov-2019|
|Coordinator:||Ms Sandra Downing|
|Lecturers:||Ms Sonia Girle, Ms Sandra Downing.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||presentations (30%); assignments (50%); online quiz's (20%).|
An enrolment quota applies to this offering.
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.