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Health Placement - HLTH300

This unit provides an off-campus, work-integrated learning experience in a health-related. Placements may be undertaken in a range of areas (such as health policy, planning, promotion, research, service development, advocacy, and education) and across a range of sectors (such as government, non-profit, community-based, industry, and professional organisations). Students complete a self-contained project during their placement such as researching and writing a report on a specific issue. As far as possible, placements are arranged in accordance with each student's background, skills, experience, professional and academic interests, and career aspirations. Students must complete approximately 20 days on work placement plus attend three one-day workshops on campus. Students intending to enrol in the unit should consult with the Unit Convenor by 15 March (for S2) or 15 November (for S1 the following year).

Credit Points: 6
When Offered:

S1 Day - Session 1, North Ryde, Day

S2 Day - Session 2, North Ryde, Day

Staff Contact(s): Mr Fernando Hincapie

((39cp at 100 level or above including HLTH200) or (39cp and admission to BHumanSc or BA-PsychBHumanSc or BPsych(Hons)BHumanSc)) and permission by special approval Prerequisite Information


HLTH310 or HLTH350

Unit Designation(s):


Unit Type: PACE unit
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Educational Studies

Faculty of Human Sciences

Course structures, including unit offerings, are subject to change.
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