Explores the epidemiology of lifestyle based psychological health problems and environmentally activated disease through critical examination of the literature and the sharing of students' professional experiences.
1. Epidemiology and psychological well-being
2. Understanding habits
3. The SAD disorders: stress, anxiety and depression
5. Saving your client's skin
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||critically analyse the epidemiology of lifestyle based psychological issues||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
|2||evaluate current theories and practices for managing stress, anxiety and depression||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
|3||discuss current theories and practices for managing addiction||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills||Cultural competence|
|4||critically analyse the most current evidence-based approaches to environmentally triggered issues such as lifestyle-related skin problems, injury prevention, sleep problems and fatigue.||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
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Teaching and assessment
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Commencing 2015 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 2
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