Public Health

Health Promotion and Advocacy Specialisation

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The following units were omitted from List B:

SEXH5412 Sexual Health and Relationships Education
Credit points: 6 Teacher/Coordinator: Amanda Robb and Dr Christopher Fox Session: Semester 2 Classes: Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units Assessment: Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units Practical field work: Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units Mode of delivery: Online Note: Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

SEXH5414 Public Health: Sexual and Reproductive Health
Credit points: 6 Teacher/Coordinator: Associate Professor IrynaZablotska-Manos and Dr Shailendra Sawleshwarkar Session: Semester 2
Classes: Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units Assessment: Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/unit Practical field work: Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units Mode of delivery: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day, Online

1/2/2021
Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Master of Public Health - Health Promotion and Advocacy - Specialisation

A specialisation requires the completion of 18 credit points chosen from unit of study listed below;

Specialisation requirements for Health Promotion and Advocacy:

Note: Choose at least 12 credit points from List A and 6 credit points from List A or List B.

Unit selections for Specialisation

List A

PUBH5120
Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Health
6    N PUBH5118


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units Note: While not compulsory, attendance (by zoom or face to face) at the five half-day workshops is strongly encouraged, as this enables students to yarn with and ask questions directly of the Aboriginal guest lecturers.
Semester 2
PUBH5418
Tobacco Control in the 21st Century
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Intensive August
PUBH5430
Public Health Advocacy
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1

List B

PUBH5019
Cancer Prevention and Control
6    P PUBH5010 or CEPI5100


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
PUBH5020
Chronic Disease Prevention and Control
6    A PUBH5033, PUBH5010 or CEPI5100 or equivalent


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
PUBH5039
Public Health Nutrition Essentials
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
PUBH5121
Environmental Health
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
PUBH5145
Alcohol, drug use and health
6    A MPH core units
N PUBH5114 or PUBH5115


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
PUBH5225
Population Mental Health
6    P PUBH5033


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
PUBH5227
Public Health Program Evaluation
6    P PUBH5033


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
PUBH5426
Vaccines in Public Health
6    A Understanding of basic health sciences and related concepts. Students should have a Bachelor's degree in a health related discipline.
P PUBH5010 and PUBH5018

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
PUBH5510
Healthy ageing and fall prevention
6    A This will be covered in the prerequisite units of study
N PUBH5419


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
PUBH5551
Climate Change and Public Health
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
PUBH5555
Lifestyle and Chronic Disease Prevention
6    P PUBH5033


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
GLOH5112
Global Communicable Disease Control
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
GLOH5136
Nutrition in Global Settings
6    A Introductory knowledge of epidemiology


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
HPOL5006
Business of Health
6    N SMBA6122


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Intensive July
MBHT5003
Obesity and Pre-diabetes: Prevention and Care
6    A This unit is intended for students who have experience in clinical care of patients. Most of the subject matter and assessments are based on clinical management processes.


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
NTDT5608
Community and Public Health Nutrition
6    C NTDT5305 and NTDT5307


NTDT5608 is available as an elective to students in the Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and Master of Medicine as well as the Master of Science in Medicine (Metabolic Health). For these students, there are no prerequisites for entry into NTDT5608. However, these students must apply for Special Permission from the unit of study coordinator in order to be enrolled.
Semester 2
SEXH5008
Sex and Society

This unit of study is not available in 2021

2    N SEXH5414
Semester 2a
SEXH5205
Adolescent Sexual Health
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
SEXH5405
Contraception and Preconception Care
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
SEXH5407
Sex Gender and Sexuality
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
SEXH5401
Introduction: Sexual and Reproductive Health
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
SEXH5410
Sexual and Reproductive Health Promotion
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
SEXH5418
Public Health Aspects of Reproductive Health

This unit of study is not available in 2021

2    N SEXH5414
Semester 2a
SEXH5419
Public Health Aspects of HIV and STIs

This unit of study is not available in 2021

2    N SEXH5414
Semester 2b
WARC5001
Research Translation, Impact and Evaluation

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6    A An understanding of research methodology and clinical trials is assumed.
Semester 2