Health Psychology (2010PSY)

The aim of this course is to define health within a biopsychosocial framework and present the current issues in the area, providing students with an introduction to key areas of Health Psychology. The course will situate Health Psychology as a specialisation within psychology and will develop students' understanding of the biopsychosocial factors involved in health promotion and maintenance, illness prevention and treatment, and improving healthcare systems and health policy. The course will have a focus on Health Psychology in an Australian context and will develop students' understanding of the key theoretical, research, and methodological approaches applied to the discipline of Health Psychology. PREREQUISITES: 1002PSY and 1003PSY

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 2Mt Gravatt Semester 2

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Applied Psychology

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (41179) Wednesday 12:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G03 THEATR 1
Lecture Theatres 1/2 Complex
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Applied Psychology

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (41180) Thursday 11:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M23 AUD
Andy Nimmo Auditorium
Mt Gravatt Campus