|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences|
This subject will allow students to develop a broad and critical conceptual understanding of the unique challenges posed by emerging public health threats. The subject will discuss current and emerging public health threats, the sociocultural, politico-economic and environmental challenges they present, and explore the ethical issues and social implications of different approaches to their management. Relevant international and national case studies will be used to promote an understanding of the infrastructure and inter-sectoral involvement required for the response to, management of, and recovery from these events.
Achieve an overall percentage of 50% or more. Complete and submit all pieces of assessment.
|Study Period 2, External|
|Census Date 26-Aug-2021|
|Coordinator:||Dr John Grundy, Dr Maria Castellanos Reynosa, Professor Peter Leggat|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Sue Devine, Mr Dave Sellars, Professor Stewart Lockie, Assoc. Professor Steph Topp, Mrs Vanessa Harris, Dr John Grundy, Dr Maria Castellanos Reynosa, Professor Peter Leggat.|
|Method of Delivery:||WWW - LearnJCU|
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