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Intercultural Communication in Aged Care - Knowing the Person - Personal Histories, Life Experiences and Memories

Speciality Classification
Nurses
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
25 minutes
Subject matter expert
University of South Australia
Provider
University of South Australia

This module has been developed to provide a contemporary understanding of linguistic, cultural and faith-based diversity in aged care and why and how it matters for care and safety.

Target Audience

This course is aimed at supervisory and direct care staff working in multicultural aged care environments.

Learning Outcomes

In this module we consider the importance of:

  • understanding the influence of the past on the present self
  • exploring how residents’ personal histories, life experiences and memories impact on their needs
  • communicating the whole person in ‘person-centred’ care, and
  • strategies for providing care and safety for the whole person.

This course can be undertaken individually, or as part of a fuller education offering in the Intercultural Communication in Aged Care Suite.


PRM123
Inclusions
Animations
Certificate of completion
Interactive activities
Video
Voice Over
Video Intro
Type
Online Learning
Delivery
Online
Title
Intercultural Communication in Aged Care - Knowing the Person - Personal Histories, Life Experiences and Memories
Speciality Classification
Nurses
Location
ONLINE
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
25 minutes
Location
Online
Access Duration (in months)
12
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