Multiculturalism and Health - PDC57020




2 hours

This online Short Course introduces the healthcare needs of overseas-born peoples and the newer members of Australia’s multicultural landscape.

The fee for this short course will be $45.00.

Standard Course Structure

Study Mode: Online
Duration: 2 hours
  1. Identify social and health-related issues for migrant populations from historical and current perspectives in the Australian context
  2. Recognise the barriers faced by migrant populations to health care services
  3. Identify a number of Government policies aimed at responding to the social and health care needs of overseas born people
  4. Recognise the health-related issues for migrants of planned migration and asylum seekers.


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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