The aim of this module is to introduce students to the basic principles of human growth and development from the prenatal period through senescence using a longitudinal, lifespan approach.
A Formulate a basic understanding of the human life course and human development and their relationship to the health of populations.
B Organise linkages between growth & development, health needs, and the health care system.
C Critically appraise the effectiveness of health care systems to address and manage the particular life stage health needs of a population.
Lectures and Seminars.