HLTH409

Health and Culture

0.2500 EFTS

Not offered 2018, offered in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

For further information see School of Health Sciences

Description

This course explores concepts of health and well-being as they relate to culture, providing a critical approach to understanding health status, approaches and movements within Aotearoa/New Zealand. Students will be encouraged to reflect on the role and importance of culture in a broad sense, drawing upon Maori health as a case of the inter-relationships, principles and strategies for action.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of the Head of School

Restrictions

HLTH609