Cultural Health Practices and Beliefs - PDC53003






2 hours

This online Short Course explores the relevance of cultural health practices and faith, and how this can influence the health care provision of individuals, families and groups.

The fee for this short course will be $45.00.

Standard Course Structure

Duration: 2 hours
  1. Identify the influence of cultural values and faith on perceptions of health, with respect for diversity
  2. Identify a number of cultural practices and beliefs from a variety of ethno-religious groups that require special consideration in the delivery of health care
  3. Describe the four basic concepts to alternative health practices.


Online Quiz

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

This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course 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 2 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

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