Workplace Wellness and Health Promotion, Post Graduate Certificate - Posgrado en Lugares de Trabajo Saludables y Promoción de la Salud
This course is designed to enhance your skills in health promotion and can help you to apply your skills in your workplace. It covers current issues in optimising health and prevention of disease, develops your research skills, and allows you to implement and evaluate health promotion programs in different settings. You can choose from a number of optional units including: international health, public health nutrition, injury control, mental health promotion, and physical activity and health. The research component of the course is taken under appropriate academic supervision and tailored to meet your needs.
Australian & NZ Students
A bachelor degree or equivalent with a health-related background from a recognised tertiary institution.
Minimum English language entry requirements:
IELTS ACADEMIC (INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTING SYSTEM)
YEAR 1 SEMESTER 1
Health Promotion Strategies and Methods
Concepts in Health Promotion Planning
YEAR 1 SEMESTER 2
Evaluation of Health Promotion
SELECT OPTIONAL UNITS TO THE TOTAL VALUE OF:
OPTIONAL UNITS TO SELECT FROM IN YEAR 1 SEMESTER 2
Behaviour Change Communication
Sexology Attitudes and Values
Mental Health Promotion
Public Health Nutrition Principles
Politics and Power in Public Health
Media Impact on Public Health
Diversity and Difference in Health Promotion
Health Research Methods
Public Health Practicum
Drugs Policy and Public Health
Employment can be found at local, state, national and international government agencies, and non-government agencies such as the National Heart Foundation, Cancer Council, WA divisions of general practice and the AIDS Council.