Discussion Question – Topic 1
The Politics of Public Health
Discuss the politics and ideologies underpinning ‘behaviourist’ public health approaches versus ‘collective’ public health approaches.
You will need to examine how different political systems and ideologies promote particular approaches to public health. Discuss how these systems impact on public health policy and practice. You may like to apply your answer to the Australian context or the context of another country of your choice.
Discussion Question – Topic 2
Globalisation and Health
Explain the concept of ‘Globalisation’ and discuss the positive and negative impacts of globalisation on population health, using specific examples to explain your answer.
Discussion Question – Topic 3
Global Physical Hazards and Health
Choose a global physical hazard and examine how it is related to population health. Examples could include:
Declining Air and Water Quality
Lose of Biodiversity