Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

POPLHLTH 312 - Health and Pacific People in NZ

15 Points

Semester 1


An overview of the major health issues facing Pacific peoples, including analysis of the key determinants of health status, focusing on approaches to improving health for Pacific peoples through research, policy, public health programmes and health services. A critique of dominant paradigms of health and well-being in relation to Pacific communities in Aotearoa New Zealand is included with consideration of their effect on health outcomes.


Prerequisite: POPLHLTH 210
Restriction: POPLHLTH 201

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