Health and healthcare 582

Module code GNK 582
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

This module aims to integrate the concepts of Family Medicine and Community Medicine for the delivery of health care in South Africa. The module content covers medico-legal aspects of practice, ethical issues, as well as approaches to common problems in practice, with emphasis on the application of the bio-psychosocial model of care in the South African district health system.

Module credits 27.00
NQF Level 08
Prerequisites BOK 480,BOK 482,GNK 481,GNK 483,GNK 484,GNK 485,GNK 486,GNK 487,GNK 385,SMO 411
Contact time 15 lectures per week, 2 discussion classes per week, 3 practicals per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Family Medicine
Period of presentation Semester 1

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