|Student Contribution Band:||Band 1|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
This subject is focused on the challenges associated with working in rural and remote communities. Students will gain an appreciation for the challenges that people living in rural and remote communities face and the disparity between access and health outcomes compared to regional and metropolitan healthcare settings. Students will learn the potential that multidisciplinary health professionals, with culturally safe practice, good communication and empathy, have to mitigate these disparities.
Passing requirements: complete and submit all assessment items; achieve a cumulative score of at least 50% after the application of any penalties such as late penalties.
|Prerequisites:||12CP WITHIN COURSES PERMITTED TO ENROL|
|Study Period 1, External|
|Census Date 25-Mar-2021|
|Coordinator:||Dr Susan Edwards, Mrs Chris Raines|
|Lecturers:||Mr Alan Ramsay, Miss Vanessa Sparke, Ms Janene Antney, Dr Susan Edwards, Mrs Chris Raines.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Method of Delivery:||WWW - LearnJCU|
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