Indigenous Health: Contemporary Issues PG (11478.1)
Band 2 2013-2020 (Expires 31 Dec 2020) Band 2 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021) Band 3 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
|Faculty:||Faculty of Health|
|Discipline:||Discipline of Midwifery|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2021 Winter Term MS Ella KURZ (Ph: ) FLEXIBLE
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- Winter Term, 2020, FLEXIBLE, BRUCE (194850) - View
- Physio Non Standard Period 1, 2020, FLEXIBLE, BRUCE (198730) - View
- Winter Term, 2019, FLEXIBLE, BRUCE (190664) - View
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This unit responds to the national imperative to close the gap on Indigenous Australians health disparities. This unit will critically explore contemporary contexts of health impacting the well-being of Indigenous Australians, with a focus on childbearing women.
- On completion of the unit, the student will: Critically analyse historical and contemporary contexts that impact on relationships between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-Indigenous Australians and create barriers to community well-being;
- Demonstrate and apply advanced knowledge, skills and attitudes for culturally safe engagement with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and;
- Propose strategies to address disparities between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians that the student identifies through critical interpretation of data.
UC - Canberra, Bruce
- Winter Term, 2020
- Physio Non Standard Period 1, 2020
- Winter Term, 2019
3 hours of seminars and flexible online learning per week