2019-2020 Course Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Mar 03, 2021  
2019-2020 Course Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ALHS 1180 - Cultural Diversity and Healthcare

Prerequisite: Program Admission; Diploma level proficiency in English and reading
The course is designed to examine culture beliefs, values and attitudes influencing health care delivery systems. The concept of culture competency and its components are explored and strategies for appropriate intervention are provided. Models for culturally competent care are presented. Course content is designed for front line workers in any health care profession. Topics include cultural diversity and cultural competence. Contact hours: Class - 3, Lab - 0. Credit hours: 3 (T)