SS5791 - Advanced Health Psychology

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Applied Social Sciences
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Course Offering Term*:
Summer 2016

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The course aims to provide an overview of research and practice in health psychology at an advanced level. Given the wide array of topics that fall within the scope of health psychology, this course is intended to expose students to some of the major theoretical, assessment, and intervention issues in health, illness and disease. Topics covered in this course are situated within their social and cultural context and constantly linked back to real-world experience.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Quiz: 50%
Student Presentation: 25%
Research Report: 25%
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Applied Social Sciences