Wellness Processes and Strategies

Queensland University of Technology

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Wellness Processes and Strategies

  • Host University

    Queensland University of Technology

  • Location

    Brisbane, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Health and Exercise Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    XNB171 or HMB171

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    12
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This unit examines the adoption of health behaviours that contribute to the attainment of optimal health, wellness and quality of life. It reviews how various dimensions of health and fitness together form the basis of an individual's well-being, and traces the achievement of a high level of wellness through awareness, education and growth.
    Learning Outcomes
    1. Critically analyse theories, tools and dimensions of behavioural change necessary to create health enhancing environments.
    2. Differentiate among related concepts such as wellness, well-being and quality of life.
    3. Apply interpersonal communication skills at a professional level sensitive to cultural and social diversity

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