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PDC50176 - Screening Mammography - The BreastScreen Queensland Program

Overview

At a glance

This online Short Course has been developed by BreastScreen Queensland and partnered with the Centre for Professional Development at CQUniversity to provide information for clinicians and all community members on mammography.  The course provides an overview of the role BreastScreen Queensland has from providing mobile screening clinics, mammography and the detection of breast cancer through to roles of the BreastScreen nurses.

There is no fee associated with this short course.

Study Mode Online
Intake Dates Year Round

Hours of study

1 hour

Career Opportunities

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.

Professional Recognition

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course has been developed by BreastScreen Queensland and partnered with the Centre for Professional Development at CQUniversity to provide information for clinicians and all community members on mammography.  The course provides an overview of the role BreastScreen Queensland has from providing mobile screening clinics, mammography and the detection of breast cancer through to roles of the BreastScreen nurses.

Course Learning Outcomes

The course will overview:

  1. Statistics and Risk Factors
  2. Evidence and Evaluation
  3. The role of the BreastScreen Nurse
  4. Screening and Assessment Procedures.

Entry Requirements

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

Program Structure

Self-paced online study with a Multiple Choice Quiz (MCQ).

How to Apply

Enrolment

For direct access to the course, visit cpd.cqu.edu.au