Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

POPLHLTH 203 - Health Promotion: Philosophy and Practice

15 Points

Semester 1




Explains in detail the theoretical basis of health promotion; calling on current practice examples to bring the theory to life. Introduces international and New Zealand health promotion concepts and tools. Explains how health promotion practice rests on particular approaches, values and ethical considerations which directly link to a political analysis of deprivation and powerlessness.

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