PDC20099 - Sexual Health in Australia - Sex for Seniors

Duration1 hour online self-paced learning. Students can access the micro-credential for one year from enrolment.
Study modeOnline
Course codePDC20099
Fee
$0 full

Overview

This online micro-credential is designed to assist the health professional with a better understanding of the importance of sexuality in the elderly population. Acknowledging that we are all sexual beings regardless of how old we become encompasses our identity.

Being proactive by providing accurate information, support and remaining open-minded, the health professional can promote positive person-centred care.

This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.

Our micro-credentials are aligned to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

What is a Digital Badge?

 

 

Career Opportunities

Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.

Structure & Availability

Micro-Credential

Duration:
1 hour online self-paced learning.

Students can access the micro-credential for one year from enrolment.


  1. Recognise the importance of sexuality in the older population
  2. Identify positive approaches to human sexuality
  3. Develop an understanding of the complex factors that shape human sexual behaviour
  4. Identify the role of health care providers to understand and promote the potentially positive role sexuality can play in people’s lives
  5. Be empowered to have meaningful and interactive conversations with seniors about sexual decision making.

Assessment

Online Quiz

Award

Digital Badge via Credly

Students can also download a Certificate of Completion, share to social media or add to a professional portfolio. 

 

Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

Our micro-credentials are available for anyone to access. You do not have to be a CQUniversity student. 

How to apply

  1. Once you have selected your desired micro-credential, you can now add it to your shopping cart to enable you to purchase more than one "course" in a single transaction. 
  2. Once you have added all the micro-credentials you wish to purchase, you will be directed to the payment gateway and will be asked to "authenticate" your account on our Learning Management System Be Different. 
    • If you are an existing CPD student, please use sign in options used to access CPD micro-credential courses in Be Different.
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  4. Following a successful payment, you will automatically be redirected to the course in the Learning Management System Be Different where you will find your selection of micro-credentials on your Dashboard.