Social healthcare (1) 855

Module code MWT 855
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Module content

*Departmental selection
Policy and primary health care
South African health policy, structure and trends; primary healthcare; the multi-disciplinary team and alternative healthcare providers; conceptualisation of social work in healthcare; theoretical models; cultural, indigenous and religious aspects of health; experience and psychosocial impact of disease, treatment, hospitalisation on patient, family and community.

Module credits 25.00
NQF Level 09
Prerequisites Departmental selection.
Contact time 8 lectures per day for 5 days
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Social Work and Criminology
Period of presentation Semester 1

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