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MO1002 - Rural and Remote Community Context

Credit points: 0.5
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Healthcare Sciences

This module enables participants to develop comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the community in which they live and work, with particular focus on the rurality of their community. Participants will explore and engage with their community through community-based activities.

Learning Outcomes

  • Explore the local rural and remote community and describe the community characteristics, needs and priorities;
  • Compile a community profile that will inform the health professionals role in a rural and remote community context;
  • Engage with the community to develop social and professional networks;
  • Examine cultural competence and its relevance to the health professionals role within the community.

Availabilities

External, Study Period 13
Census Date 25-Mar-2019
Coord/Lect: Dr Anne Jones.
Workload expectations:
  • 22 hours - Integrated Online and Work-based learning activities.
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: assignments 1)community profile (must pass) 2)video recording of an interview (must pass).

External, Study Period 16
Census Date 29-Jul-2019
Coord/Lect: Dr Anne Jones.
Workload expectations:
  • 22 hours - Integrated online and work-based learning activities
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: assignments.

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.