147.302 Alcohol and Drug Use (15 credits)

The course focuses on alcohol and drug use in New Zealand, including biophysical, psychological and social aspects; the epidemiology of drug use and associated problems, including legal and public policy responses. An overview of interventions required to reduce harmful psychological, medical and social impacts is provided with particular emphasis on harm reduction and health promotion as intervention tools.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): At least 45 credits from 200 level

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2019 Semester One full semester Distance

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