Health

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

HEALTH

Health stream

The Health stream is 60 credit points, consisting of:
(i) 6 credit points of 1000-level core units
(ii) 6 credit points of 1000-level selective units
(iii) A 48 credit point major in Health
*Note that while it is not required, Human Movement is available as a second major or minor only to students enrolled in the Health stream.

Health major

This major is only available as a Table A major to students enrolled in the Health stream, but is available as a Table S major to all other students.
A major in Health requires 48 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level core units
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level core units
(iii) 6 credit points of 3000-level research units
(iv) 6 credit points of 3000-level interdisciplinary experience units
(v) 6 credit points of 3000-level disciplinary project units
(vi) 6 credit points of 3000-level selective units

Units of study

The units of study are listed below.

1000-level units of study

Stream core
PSYC1002
Psychology 1002
6      Intensive February
Semester 2
Stream selective
BIOL1006
Life and Evolution
6    A HSC Biology. Students who have not completed HSC Biology (or equivalent) are strongly advised to take the Biology Bridging Course (offered in February).
N BIOL1001 or BIOL1911 or BIOL1991 or BIOL1906 or BIOL1996
Semester 1
BIOL1906
Life and Evolution (Advanced)
6    A 85 or above in HSC Biology or equivalent.
N BIOL1001 or BIOL1911 or BIOL1991 or BIOL1006 or BIOL1996

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
BIOL1996
Life and Evolution (SSP)
6    A 90 or above in HSC Biology or equivalent
N BIOL1001 or BIOL1911 or BIOL1991 or BIOL1006 or BIOL1906 or BIOL1993 or BIOL1998

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
BIOL1007
From Molecules to Ecosystems
6    A HSC Biology. Students who have not completed HSC Biology (or equivalent) are strongly advised to take the Biology Bridging Course (offered in February).
N BIOL1907 or BIOL1997
Intensive February
Semester 2
BIOL1907
From Molecules to Ecosystems (Advanced)
6    A 85 or above in HSC Biology or equivalent
N BIOL1007 or BIOL1997

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
BIOL1997
From Molecules to Ecosystems (SSP)
6    A 90 or above in HSC Biology or equivalent
N BIOL1007 or BIOL1907

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
BIOL1008
Human Biology
6    A HSC Biology. Students who have not completed HSC Biology (or equivalent) are strongly advised to take the Biology Bridging Course (offered in February).
N BIOL1003 or BIOL1903 or BIOL1993 or MEDS1001 or MEDS1901 or BIOL1908 or BIOL1998
Semester 1
BIOL1908
Human Biology (Advanced)
6    A 85 or above in HSC Biology or equivalent
N BIOL1003 or BIOL1903 or BIOL1993 or MEDS1001 or MEDS1901 or BIOL1008 or BIOL1998

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
BIOL1998
Human Biology (Special Studies Program)
6    A 90 or above in HSC Biology or equivalent
N BIOL1003 or BIOL1903 or BIOL1993 or BIOL1991 or BIOL1996 or MEDS1001 or MEDS1901 or BIOL1008 or BIOL1908

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Major core
HSBH1012
Introduction to Health and Health Care
6    N HSBH1006 or HSBH1008 or HSBH1009


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
HSBH1013
Society and Health
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2

2000-level units of study

Major core
HSBH2007
Research Methods in Health
6    P ((HSBH1006 AND HSBH1009) OR HSBH1012) AND (HSBH1008 OR HSBH1013)
N BACH2140 or HSBH1007


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
HSBH2009
Innovations in eHealth
6    A HSBH1012, HSBH1013
P 48 credit points
N HSBH1010


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2

3000-level units of study

Research
HSBH3005
Evidence Based Health Care
6    P HSBH1007 or HSBH2007


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
HSBH3018
Quantitative Research Methods in Health
6    P HSBH1007 or HSBH2007
N PSYC2012 or SCLG3603


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
HSBH3019
Qualitative Research Methods in Health
6    P HSBH1007 or HSBH2007
N SCLG2602 or BACH4056


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
Interdisciplinary experience
HSBH3004
Health, Ethics and the Law
6    P 48 credit points of units


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
HSBH3009
International Health
6    P 48 credit points of units
N BACH3128


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
HSBH3012
Sydney Health Students Abroad
6    P A minimum of 48 credit points

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Intensive December
Intensive June
HSBH3013
FHS Indigenous Communities

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6    P Successful completion of all 1st year units in an undergraduate FHS degree
Semester 2
HSBH3026
Industry and Community Project
6    P A minimum of 72 credit points


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
SCPU3001
Science Interdisciplinary Project
6    P 96 credit points
Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
Disciplinary project
HSBH3003
Health Service Strategy and Policy
6    P (HSBH1007 or HSBH2007) OR 12cp of 2000-level units of study


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
HSBH3011
Rural Health
6    P HSBH1007 or HSBH2007


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
HSBH3022
Health Promotion: Principles and Practice
6    P HSBH1007 or HSBH2007


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Selective
HSBH3001
Health and Indigenous Populations
6    P HSBH1007 or HSBH2007 or BACH1161 or HSBH1003
N NURS2008


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
HSBH3003
Health Service Strategy and Policy
6    P (HSBH1007 or HSBH2007) OR 12cp of 2000-level units of study


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
HSBH3004
Health, Ethics and the Law
6    P 48 credit points of units


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
HSBH3005
Evidence Based Health Care
6    P HSBH1007 or HSBH2007


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
HSBH3009
International Health
6    P 48 credit points of units
N BACH3128


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
HSBH3011
Rural Health
6    P HSBH1007 or HSBH2007


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
HSBH3012
Sydney Health Students Abroad
6    P A minimum of 48 credit points

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Intensive December
Intensive June
HSBH3013
FHS Indigenous Communities

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6    P Successful completion of all 1st year units in an undergraduate FHS degree
Semester 2
HSBH3015
Mental Health Rehabilitation
6    P 48 credit points


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
HSBH3016
Individual and Societal Ageing
6    P HSBH1003 or HSBH1013


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
HSBH3018
Quantitative Research Methods in Health
6    P HSBH1007 or HSBH2007
N PSYC2012 or SCLG3603


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
HSBH3019
Qualitative Research Methods in Health
6    P HSBH1007 or HSBH2007
N SCLG2602 or BACH4056


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
HSBH3022
Health Promotion: Principles and Practice
6    P HSBH1007 or HSBH2007


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