2019 July–December timetable

2019 DEPM Proposed Timetable

Semester TWO: 29 July – 25 October
(Mid-semester break: 30 September – 4 October)

UNIT TITLE COORDINATOR MODE DATE/
TIME
VENUE
MPH5020 Introduction to epidemiology and biostatistics Miranda Davies OCL OCL NA
MPH5022 Evaluating public health programs Tess Tsindos BLOCK-ON + 2 block days 9 AUG +
13 SEP
553-SKR Conf-Rm-1
MPH5040/
MPH6040-DE
Introductory epidemiology (DE) Monira Hussain/
Yuanyuan Wang
OCL OCL NA
MPH5040/
MPH6040-DAY
Introductory epidemiology (lecture) Monira Hussain/
Yuanyuan Wang
Weekly – LEC Friday 9am–11am MonAlf Lec-Th
EXCEPT FOR:
6, 13 & 27 SEP: MonAlf SR-1
25 OCT: 553-SKR Conf-Rms-1+2
MPH5040/
MPH6040-DAY
Introductory epidemiology (tutorial) Monira Hussain/
Yuanyuan Wang
Weekly – TUTE Friday 11am–12pm MonAlf Lec-Th
EXCEPT FOR:
6, 13 & 27 SEP: MonAlf SR-1
25 OCT: 553-SKR Conf-Rms-1+2
MPH5041/
MPH6041-DE
Introductory biostatistics (DE) Baki Billah OCL OCL NA
MPH5041/
MPH6041-DAY
Introductory biostatistics (lecture) Baki Billah Weekly – LEC Friday 1pm–3pm MonAlf Lec-Th
EXCEPT FOR:
6, 13, 20 &
27 SEP: MonAlf SR-1
25 OCT: 553-SKR Conf-Rms-1+2
MPH5041/
MPH6041-DAY
Introductory biostatistics (tutorial) Baki Billah Weekly – TUTE Friday 3pm–5pm MonAlf Lec-Th
EXCEPT FOR:
6, 13, 20 &
27 SEP: MonAlf SR-1 & Tute-Rm-5
25 OCT: 553-SKR Conf-Rms-1+2 & MonAlf Tute-Rm-5
MPH5042 Climate change and public health Valerie Kay OCL + 2 block days 7 AUG +
9 OCT
7 AUG: MonAlf SR-1
9 OCT: 553-SKR Conf-Rm-3
MPH5203 Environmental influences on health Ewan MacFarlane OCL + 3 block days 9–11 SEP 9–10 SEP: MonAlf Lec-Th
11 SEP: 553-SKR Conf-Rm-1
MPH5213-DAY Research methods (DAY) Anita Wluka Option 1: Weekly – DAY Thursday
9am–11am
MonAlf Lec-Th + Tute-Rms-7–8
MPH5213-DE Research methods (DE) Anita Wluka Option 2: OCL + 2 day block – DE 6–7 AUG 6 AUG: MonAlf Lec-Th & Tute-Rms-5–8
7 AUG: 553-SKR Conf-Rms-1+2 & Tutes: Board-Rm & Jolley-Rm & McM-Rm
MPH5214 Demographic methods Rebecca Kippen Not offered in 2019
MPH5218 Infectious diseases: Epidemiology and prevention Sarah McGuinness/
Karin Leder
OCL + 3 block days 29 JUL
2 SEP +
21 OCT
553-SKR Conf-Rms-2+3
MPH5222 Assessment and control of workplace hazards Geza Benke OCL + 3 day block 16–18 SEP 16 SEP: 553-SKR Conf-Rm-2
17 SEP: MonAlf Lec-Th
18 SEP: 553-SKR Conf-Rm-1
MPH5239/
MPH6239
Systematic reviews and meta-analysis Renea Johnston OCL + 3 block days 5 AUG,
14 OCT +
25 SEP
5 AUG + 25 SEP: 553-SKR Conf-Rm-1
14 OCT: 553-SKR Conf-Rm-2 & MonAlf Comp-Lab
MPH5244 Ergonomic and physical hazards Ruth Stuckey OCL + 3 day block 28–30 AUG 553-SKR Conf-Rm-1
MPH5252 Global health care delivery: principles and challenges Maithri Goonetilleke OCL + 2 day block 23–24 SEP 553-SKR Conf-Rms-2+3
MPH5256 Injury epidemiology and prevention Belinda Gabbe 5 day block Next offered in 2020 NA
MPH5265 Law for health systems Nicki Mollard OCL + 2 block days 29 JUL +
6 SEP
MonAlf Lec-Th
MPH5266 Clinical leadership and management Peter Bradford OCL + 2 block days 5 AUG +
16 SEP
5 AUG: 553-SKR Conf-Rm-2
16 SEP: 553-SKR Conf-Rm-3
MPH5267 Principles of health care quality improvement Marg Way OCL + 2 block days 30 AUG +
17 SEP
30 AUG: MonAlf SR-1+2
17 SEP: 553-SKR Conf-Rms-1+2
MPH5270 Advanced statistical methods for clinical research Arul Earnest OCL + 3 block days 3–4 SEP
+ 15 OCT
3–4 SEP: 553-SKR Conf-Rm-1
15 OCT: 553-SKR Board-Rm
MPH5272 Principles of health systems Zanfina Ademi OCL + 2 block days 31 JUL +
3 SEP
31 JUL: 553-SKR Conf-Rms-1+2
3 SEP: 553-SKR Conf-Rms-2+3
MPH5273 Case study in health services management David Hillis/
Lynne Denby
OCL + 1 block day 16 AUG 553-SKR Conf-Rm-1
MPH5274 Public Health Practicum Dianna Magliano 1 block day 24 OCT 553-SKR Jolley-Rm
MPH5283 Ethics, good research practice and practical research skills Liz Bishop OCL + 1 day block 20 AUG 553-SKR Conf-Rm-1
MPH5288 Introduction and challenges in public health Danijela Gasevic OCL + 2 block days 19–20 AUG MonAlf Lec-Th
MPH5289 Professional practice development Darshini Ayton OCL + 3 block days 9–11 SEP 9 SEP: 553-SKR Conf-Rms-2+3
10 SEP: 553-SKR Conf-Rm-1
11 SEP: 553-SKR Conf-Rms-2+3
Note: Some block teaching periods fall outside the standard semester dates.
OTHER UNITS TITLE COORDINATOR MODE DATE/
TIME
 
EPM5002 Mathematical background for biostatistics See BCA website OCL For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5003 Principles of statistical inference See BCA website OCL For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5004 Linear models Stephane Heritier OCL For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5005 Data management and statistical computing See BCA website OCL For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5007 Design of randomised controlled trials See BCA website OCL For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5009 Categorical data and generalised linear models See BCA website OCL For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5011 Biostatistics practical project: double unit** Andrew Forbes OCL For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5012 Bioinformatics See BCA website OCL For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5014 Probability and distribution theory Rory Wolfe OCL For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5015 Biostatistics practical project: single unit Andrew Forbes OCL For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5023 Foundations of international health Bebe Loff OCL + 4 block days 12–13, 15–16 AUG 12–13 AUG: 553-SKR Conf-Rm-1
15–16 AUG: 553-SKR Conf-Rm-2
HEC5973 Economic evaluation in health care Rachel Knott OCL Check Monash timetables
MAP5000# Research in advanced health professional practice Sandy Braaf OCL NA 24 cpt Project = MAP5000 + MAP 5010
MAP5010# Advanced health practice research project Sandy Braaf OCL NA 12cpt Project = MAP5010; 24 cpt Project = MAP5000 + MAP5010
Note: Some block teaching periods fall outside the standard semester dates.

as at 07/10/2019

Key

OCL Off-campus learning mode of study (Distance Education)
BLOCK-ON Online plus block day attendance
** Full year unit
# Prerequisites apply

Location Venue Key:

A+ Alfred Research Alliance (formerly known as AMREP) Education Centre, Ground Floor, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne VIC 3004 CR = Classroom 1–3, MR = Meeting Rooms 1–6, SR = Seminar Room, Lec-Th = Lecture Theatre
MonAlf Lecture Theatre (Lec-Th), Seminar Room (SR), Tutorial Rooms (Tute-Rms) and Computer Lab (Comp-Lab) are located on Level 5 of The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road (near cnr Punt Road), Melbourne
553-SKR 553 St Kilda Road, Melbourne: Conf-Rms = Conference Rooms 1, 2 or 3 (Ground floor), Board-Rm = Board Room (Ground floor), McM-Rm = McMichael Room (2nd floor), Jolley-Rm = Jolley Room (2nd floor)