Foundations for Professional Health Practice
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- 29 Aug 2022
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- demonstrate academic integrity, effective information search strategies and referencing skills required for tertiary study
- apply professional oral, written and interpersonal communication skills within an interprofessional learning environment
- compare and contrast Australian and international health systems
- describe the key elements of ethical and professional standards and behaviours in health which impact on the safety and quality of client centred service/care
- Please refer to subject outline
Applicants must be over the age of 16.
No additional requirements
Introduction to ethical decision making in the context of professional health practice. Application of academic standards and development of skills required for studying at university. Introduction to professional requirements which impact on the safety and quality of client centred service/care when working in a health setting. Examination of differences in Australian and international health systems. Students will learn the value of diversity in inter-professional practice through working in teams. Students will reflect on their learning and begin to develop lifelong learning skills.
Please Note: If it’s your first time studying a Curtin University subject you’ll need to complete their compulsory ‘Academic Integrity Program’. It only takes two hours to complete online, and provides you with vital information about studying with Curtin University. The Academic Integrity Program is compulsory, so if it’s not completed your subject grades will be withheld.
Find out more about the Academic Integrity module.
- Draft Written Assignment (20%)
- Working in Interprofessional Teams (30%)
- Final written assignment (50%)
Current study term: 28 Aug 22 to 27 Nov 22
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