Cultural Capabilities and Cultural Safety

This online Short Course introduces the development of strategies to apply in clinical practice (and our own lives) to maintain the dignity and health of those whose cultural needs differ from our own or those of the predominant culture.

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
2 hours
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider

What will I learn?

  1. Recognise the effects of ethnocentrism, white privilege, racism, discrimination and prejudice on health outcomes for people from historical and contemporary perspectives
  2. Identify differences between cultural awareness, cultural sensitivity, cultural safety and culturalimmersion
  3. Identify what it is to be culturally capable in an Australian context