Course Title: Provide early intervention, health prevention and promotion programs

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5346 C5346 Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs

Course Title: Provide early intervention, health prevention and promotion programs

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 75

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Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

OHTH5921C

City Campus

TAFE

365T Global, Urban and Social Studies

Face-to-Face

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Chris Walters

Course Contact Phone: 9925 8268

Course Contact Email: chris.walters@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to develop and conduct early intervention, health prevention and promotion programs focussing on mental health and wellbeing

This unit applies to work with people with mental illness in a range of community services work contexts.

 
This unit is delivered and assessed in a cluster with:

CHCADV005 - Provide systems advocacy
CHCPOL003 - Research and apply evidence to practice

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

 

There are no stipulated pre-requisites or co-requisites for this unit.



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCMHS009 Provide early intervention, health prevention and promotion programs

Elements:

1. Gather information and determine need

2. Develop and implement programs

3. Evaluate and report on programs


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements.


Overview of Assessment

 

 

Assessment Task 1: Health promotion project plan

Assessment Task 2: Advocacy Exercise