Objectives

  • Develop cultural self-awareness, as the first step for culturally competent compassionate care.
  • Develop awareness of the culture of others.
  • Acknowledge patients’ diverse cultural identities, and consider patient’s cultural background.
  • Understand the effects of culture on health beliefs and behaviour.
  • Develop awareness of cultural-stereotyping, and learn how to prevent/avoid it.

 

Learning Tools (These are short name of the topics and  the name for submenu)

  1. Cultural self awareness
  2. Awareness of the others’ Culture

  3. Effects of Culture on beliefs and behaviors

  4. Awareness of cultural-stereotyping and how avoid it