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NUR3030 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health

Short Description: Aboriginl Torrs Strait Isl Hlt
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Nursing and Midwifery
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 060307 - Community Nursing
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 2 March 2021

Requisites

Pre-requisite: NUR2101

Synopsis

An understanding of the social and cultural determinants of health and the impacts of historical and contemporary practice and their influence on the social and emotional wellbeing of First Nations Australians is essential in providing cultural safe health care with these populations. This Course utilises cultural safety as the model to contemporary health care delivery in Australia. It emphasises the contemporary nurse as a foundational member of the health partnership and who is necessary in enhancing First Nations peoples social and emotional wellbeing. It values the role of First Nations Australians in self-determining processes and leadership in health and research.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2021 Online
Semester 2, 2021 Online
Date printed 2 March 2021