Unit

School Of Health Sciences

Culture, Diversity and HealthWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 400866.4

Discipline: PUBLIC HEALTH NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 2

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Tinashe Dune


Equivalent Units
700072 - Culture, Diversity and Health (WSTC)

Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2020 Summer A (Nov 2019-Feb 2020)  Yes  Campbelltown Campus - DAY  Tinashe Dune  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 Autumn  Yes  Campbelltown Campus - DAY  Tinashe Dune  Timetable.  
2020 Autumn  Yes  Online - ONLINE  Tinashe Dune  Timetable.  
2020 Autumn  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  Tinashe Dune  Timetable.  
2020 Sydney City Session 2  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Andrey Zheluk  Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
This unit introduces skills for understanding and engaging effectively with the culturally and socially diverse world in which we live and work. Indigenous Australia is a major theme and students will gain an appreciation of the achievements and needs of Indigenous Australians. The unit examines cultural awareness more broadly and puts these issues in the context of health professionals working in multi-cultural settings and handling culturally different health philosophies and practices. Cultural diversity is increasingly recognised as a major issue in the delivery of health care and a major determinant of Indigenous health.


Courses
1735.1Bachelor of Humanitarian and Development StudiesCURRENT
4656.1Bachelor of Health ScienceCONTINUING
4656.2Bachelor of Health ScienceCURRENT
4658.2Bachelor of Health Science (Sport and Exercise Science)CONTINUING
4658.3Bachelor of Health Science (Sport and Exercise Science)CONTINUING
4658.4Bachelor of Health Science (Sport and Exercise Science)CURRENT
4659.3Bachelor of Health Science (Personal Development, Health and Physical Education)CONTINUING
4659.4Bachelor of Health Science (Personal Development, Health and Physical Education)CONTINUING
4660.1Bachelor of Health Science/Master of Traditional Chinese MedicineCONTINUING
4660.2Bachelor of Health Science/Master of Traditional Chinese MedicineCONTINUING
4661.2Bachelor of Health Science/Master of Podiatric MedicineCONTINUING
4661.3Bachelor of Health Science/Master of Podiatric MedicineCONTINUING
4661.4Bachelor of Health Science/Master of Podiatric MedicineCONTINUING
4662.4Bachelor of Health Science/Master of PhysiotherapyCONTINUING
4663.2Bachelor of Health Science/Master of Occupational TherapyCONTINUING
4669.1Bachelor of Health Science (Paramedicine)CURRENT
4706.1Bachelor of PhysiotherapyCONTINUING
4706.2Bachelor of PhysiotherapyCURRENT
4708.1Bachelor of Podiatric MedicineCURRENT
4709.1Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine (Honours)CURRENT
4710.1Bachelor of Traditional Chinese MedicineCURRENT
4711.1Bachelor of Occupational TherapyCURRENT
4712.1Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours)CURRENT
4733.1Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours)CURRENT
4741.1Bachelor of Sport DevelopmentCONTINUING
4741.2Bachelor of Sport DevelopmentCURRENT
4742.1Bachelor of Health Science (Health and Physical Education)-Pathway to Teaching (Secondary)CURRENT
4747.2Bachelor of Health Science (Health and Physical Education)CURRENT
4763.1Bachelor of Speech PathologyCURRENT
4764.1Bachelor of Speech Pathology (Honours)CURRENT
6000.1Diploma in Health Science/Bachelor of Health ScienceCURRENT
6001.1Diploma in Health Science/Bachelor of Health Science (Health and Physical Education)CURRENT
6027.1Diploma in Social Science/Bachelor of Humanitarian and Development StudiesCURRENT


Specialisations

KT4000.1Health PromotionCURRENT
KT4001.1Health Services ManagementCURRENT
KT4002.1Therapeutic RecreationCURRENT
KT4003.1Health PromotionCURRENT
KT4004.1Public HealthCURRENT
KT4005.1Health Services ManagementCURRENT
KT4006.1Therapeutic RecreationCURRENT
KT4007.1Public HealthCURRENT




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