School Of Health Sciences

Culture, Diversity and Health (WSTC)Western Sydney University Unit Code: 700072.3


Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 2

Credit Points: 10

Equivalent Units
400866 - Culture, Diversity and Health

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled at Western Sydney, The College unless specific permission has been granted by the School of Science and Health.

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 safety 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.

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7088.2Diploma in Health Science (Health and Physical Education)(exit only)CURRENT
7142.2Diploma in Health Science ExtendedCURRENT
7143.2Diploma in Health Science (Health and Physical Education) ExtendedCURRENT


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MT4001.1Health PromotionCURRENT
MT4002.1Health Services ManagementCURRENT
MT4003.1Public HealthCURRENT
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