PSY306 Psychology of Health and Wellbeing - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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PSY306 Psychology of Health and Wellbeing

This course introduces you to major theoretical and empirical perspectives on the psychology of health and wellbeing. It examines the psychosocial determinants of health and wellness, and will allow you to see parallels with your own health priorities. It focuses on psychological methods of health protection and illness prevention. The role of health psychology in health care settings, behaviour, stress management and identification and treatment of chronic conditions and life threatening illnesses will be covered.

Course detail

Prerequisite
PSY200 and PSY201
Semester of offer Subject to change
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
Units
12.00
EFTSL
0.125
Student contribution band
Band 1
Tuition fee
Behavioural Science, Social Studies:
Census date
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Course outline

PSY306 Course Outline Semester 1, 2020 (PDF 174KB)

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