This course introduces students to population health principles and their role in understanding disease patterns and distribution. The course focuses on health systems of pacific people and vulnerable groups within their communities. The course introduces students to principles of evidence base medicine.
Offered: Semester 1
Prerequisites: : Foundation Certificate (Science) with a minimum aggregate passing grade of 80% in English and best three from Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Studies
Contact hours per week: 3
Assessment: 50% coursework, 50% examination