Description
CONTEM ISSUES CROSS CULTL HEALTH
Purpose of course is to increase awareness of how delivery and acceptance of health care may be influenced by social, cultural, and environmental factors. It will provide an overview of how these factors influence a person's response to stressors, daily health and living needs. Goal is to help students increase their understanding of culturally congruent care by utilizing cultural concepts, theories, and research. Students will analyze factors that facilitate/ hinder communication about health needs, acceptance of the health care regimen, and access to health care systems.
Details
Grading Basis
Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Course Attributes
Global Studies
Offering
Course
NUR 1829
Academic Group
School of Nursing
Academic Organization
Nursing
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Spring