Learning in public health 870

Module code PHM 870
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

This is the first (one-week) module at the beginning of the year focusing on learning. At the end of this week, you will have a much better understanding of what you actually want to achieve in public health and what you need to learn to get there. You will probably also have changed your views on learning: from individual surface learning and memorization, to valuing deep learning often in a group context. Finally, you will have achieved the ability to use the ever-increasing knowledge in health, philosophy, and ethics that are generated on the internet to your own best advantage.

Module credits 5.00
NQF Level 09
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 1 discussion class per week, 1 lecture per week, 1 other contact session per week, 1 practical per week, 1 seminar per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department School of Health System and Public Health
Period of presentation Year

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