Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

POPLHLTH 769 - Interpersonal and Family Violence

30 Points

Semester 1

Restriction: SOCHLTH 751


Explores the magnitude and consequences of the problem of, and contributing factors to, interpersonal and family violence. Examines some of the major violence prevention and intervention activities currently undertaken in New Zealand. Considers how effective practices and policies might be disseminated at the individual, community, and national levels. Themes include:  the epidemiology of violence, causes of violence, developing and evaluating interventions, and violence as a health issue.

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