|1.||Critically appraise local, national and global health disparities, identify their determinants and propose strategies to address them based on a contemporary evidence-base;|
|2.||Deconstruct the philosophy underpinning public health action and how it has evolved;|
|3.||Conceptually map and interrogate theories and frameworks used in developing and evaluating health policies in the global arena;|
|4.||Apply multi-discipline public health approaches to review evidence and produce policy recommendations particularly related to the disciplines of global nutrition and active living; and|
|5.||Identify and debate global threats to, and opportunities for, public health and well-being in various authentic and simulated contexts.|
|ICT (Wiki, Web sites)||Contribution to a wiki on concepts in public health (1,000 words)||20%|
|Test||Two (2) Quizzes (1,000 words equivalent)||20%|
|Report||Critical analysis on social determinants of health (1,000 words)||20%|
|Assignment||Policy issue paper (2,000 words)||40%|
The New Public Health 3rd ed.
Tuchinsky,T. & Varavikova, E. (2014)
San Diego , Elsevier, Academic Press
Routledge Handbook in Global Public Health 1st ed.
Parker, R. & Sommer, M. (2011)
New York, Routledge
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