Explores the psychological and environmental determinants of health, and examines appropriate strategies to manage these factors.
- Stress, Resilience and Psychological Influences on Health.
- Emotional Wellness, Screening and Management.
- Relaxation, Mindfulness and Meditation.
- Environmental influences on Health.
- Tobacco, substance use and management.
- Alcohol use, Misuse and Moderation.
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.
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:|
|1||Recognise the psychological influences on health, and the strategies for screening and managing emotional wellness.|
|2||Critically examine the practices of relaxation, mindfulness and meditation.|
|3||Analyse the environmental influences on health.|
|4||Analyse the implications and management of tobacco use, substance use and alcohol misuse.|
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
- Recognise the psychological influences on health, and the strategies for screening and managing emotional wellness.
- Critically examine the practices of relaxation, mindfulness and meditation.
- Analyse the environmental influences on health.
- Analyse the implications and management of tobacco use, substance use and alcohol misuse.
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Teaching and assessment
|Project 150 hours (Across the term)|
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