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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 3069

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
165681

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 3)

Course aim

To develop insight into cultural perspectives for enhanced professional practice through experiences of country, service learning and engagement.

Course content

Plan and preparation for cultural learning; contribute, as part of a team, to a cultural learning experience; critically reflect on the role of service learning, experience with multiple cultures and local environments in promoting cultural awareness and enhanced professional practice; report key learning outcomes to a professional or peer audience.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Students must have completed a minimum of 36 units at University of South Australia and have a minimum GPA of 4.0. Other criteria may apply, particularly where places are limited, specialist skills and knowledge are required or if external funding criteria are applied. Note that there may be individual requirements for individual field experiences such as vaccinations, pre-payments, visas or professional development that may need to be achieved prior to taking part in the field experience.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 2 hours x 1 day
Workshop 4 hours x 4 weeks
Field Placement 120 hours x Negotiated

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Plan 1500 words Pass/Fail -
Supervisor evaluation 250 words Pass/Fail -
Reflective report 1500 words Pass/Fail -

Note: This is a non-graded course and your result will be a pass or fail.

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Health Sciences
School of Health Sciences

Degrees this course is offered in

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