This subject supports students on their learning journey through the histories, cultures, and knowledges of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, through the use of Indigenous ways of knowing, being and doing. Learning is supported by an exploration of the key concept of cultural safety in health settings to develop cultural capability and competence within the students nursing practice. Students also consider the contexts of health and wellbeing for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and examine the role of nurses in supporting improved health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, across the lifespan.
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Indigenous Health
Bachelor of Nursing
This subject assumes knowledge developed in the foundational subjects in the Charles Sturt Bachelor of Nursing degree.
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