2021 Semester 1 Timetable

2021 DEPM Proposed Timetable

Semester ONE + WINTER | March–July

(Mid-semester break: 5–9 April)

Due to circumstances regarding COVID-19 all DEPM Postgraduate Units will be delivered fully online for Semester 1, with 'Block Days' delivered remotely. Please check the Moodle site for updated information for each individual Unit.

More information can be found in the University's COVID-19 fact sheet.

UNIT TITLE COORDINATOR MODE DATE/
TIME
MPH5002 Foundations of health promotion and prevention Claire Bristow Online + 2 block days 18 MAR
+ 15 APR
MPH5020 Introduction to epidemiology and biostatistics Nazmul Karim Online Online
MPH5040/
6040
Introductory epidemiology – DAY Danijela Gasevic / Nazmul Karim Weekly – Workshop Friday
2pm–4pm
MPH5041/
6041
Introductory biostatistics – DAY (Lecture) Baki Billah Weekly – Lecture Friday
9am–11am
MPH5041/
6041
Introductory biostatistics – DAY (Tutorial) Baki Billah Weekly – Tute Friday
11am–1:15pm
MPH5041/
6041
Introductory biostatistics – DE Baki Billah Online + 3 block days – DE 4, 9 & 29 MAR
MPH5200/
MPH6200
Regression methods for epidemiology Rory Wolfe Online + 2 x 2 day blocks 10 + 11 MAR +
22–23 APR
MPH5207 Chronic diseases: Epidemiology and prevention Danijela Gasevic Online + 3 day block 1–3 MAR
MPH5236 Clinical trials Danny Liew Online + 2 block days 1 APR
+ 3 MAY
MPH5241 Introduction to occupational health and safety Amanda Sillcock Online + 3 day block 29–31 MAR
MPH5242 Psychosocial work environment Helen Kelsall Online + 3 day block 27–29 APR
MPH5243 Chemical and biological hazards Geza Benke Online + 3 day block 22–24 MAR
MPH5255 Health and human rights Bebe Loff Weekly – Online Monday
10am–12noon
MPH5267 Principles of health care quality improvement Margaret Way Online + 2 block days 9 MAR
+ 22 APR
MPH5268 Financial management in health care Robert Cornick   Online + 2 block days 18 MAR
+ 15 APR
MPH5269 Foundations of health policy Charles Livingstone Online + 2 block days 3 MAR
+ 28 APR
MPH5271 Implementation and innovation in health care Rhonda Garad Online + 2 block days 19–20 APR
MPH5273 Case study in health services management** David Hillis Online + 1 block day 17 MAR
MPH5276 Safety management systems Ewan MacFarlane Online + 3 day block 12–14 APR
MPH5277 Practical data management Yayehirad Melsew Online + 2 block days 16 MAR
+ 21 APR
MPH5281 Management theory and practice Ian Rouse Online + 4 day block 14–18 JUN
(WINTER)
MPH5289 Professional practice development Tess Tsindos Online + 3 block days 22–24 MAR
OTHER UNITS TITLE COORDINATOR MODE DATE/TIME
EPM5001 Health indicators and health surveys See BCA website DE For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5002 Mathematical background for biostatistics See BCA website DE For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5003 Principles of statistical inference See BCA website DE For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5004 Linear models Stephane Heritier DE For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5005 Data management and statistical computing See BCA website DE For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5006 Clinical biostatistics See BCA website DE For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5008 Longitudinal and correlated data analysis See BCA website DE For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5010 Survival analysis See BCA website DE For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5011 Biostatistics practical project: double unit** Andrew Forbes DE For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5014 Probability and distribution theory Rory Wolfe DE For Biostatistics course students only
EPM5015 Biostatistics practical project: single unit Andrew Forbes DE For Biostatistics course students only
MAP5000# Research in advanced health professional practice Sandy Braaf Online 24 cpt Project = MAP5000 + MAP5010
MAP5010# Advanced health practice research project Sandy Braaf Online 12 cpt Project = MAP5010; 24 cpt Project = MAP5000 + MAP5010

As at 27/01/2021

Key

DAY Weekly on-campus classes
DE Distance education
Online Online via Moodle plus block days on-campus at 553 St Kilda Road unless otherwise specified in the unit Moodle site
** Full year unit
# Prerequisites apply

Location Venue Key

553-SKR 553 St Kilda Road, Melbourne VIC 3004: Conf-Rms = Conference Rooms 1, 2 or 3 (Ground floor)

Note: Some block teaching periods fall outside the standard semester dates.