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HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - University of New South Wales - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectPsychology
Number & Suffix: 123
Full UC Title: HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY 
Transcript Title: HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course aims to introduce students to some of the major theoretical and empirical work in Health Psychology. Its primary focus will be on the promotion and maintenance of health-related behaviour and the prevention of illness. The course will begin with a brief overview of the history of the field of health psychology, as well as basic models of health behaviour. The application of that knowledge will then cover health promotion strategies and methods (for example, improving dietrelated behaviour and attitudes, initiating and maintaining exercise programs), and disease prevention skills and behaviours (for example, coronary heart disease, cancer, and smoking related problems). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY 
Partner University Department: Psychology 
Partner University Course Number: PSYC3331