Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Health & Behavioural Sciences

School

Health & Rehab Sci School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

3 Contact hours, 1 Clinic hour

Incompatible

OCTY7830

Prerequisite

All of Year Three of BOccThy (Hons) program plus OCTY4104 & OCTY4107

Restricted

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy students

Assessment methods

Assignment, Fieldwork & Exam

Course coordinator

Dr Emma Crawford (emma.crawford@uq.edu.au)

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2019 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

This course focuses on principles of community development, health promotion, health policy & occupational justice issues at global, community, societal, & systems levels. It engages students with seeing themselves as global citizens & health care professionals with citizenship responsibilities in relation to advocacy, justice & systems reform. It will engage students with a global occupational therapy community through the World Federation of Occupational Therapists, & develop in them an awareness of policies of the United Nations & World Health Organisation. In addition to global issues, issues of national & local significance will be addressed relevant to enabling people to participate fully in their life and occupational roles.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile