Practicing Cross-Cultural Communication: Flood

Description:

Course Overview

 

Course Quality Rating

TBD

 

Course Description

This course is provided by Empire State Public Health Training Center and will require a secondary login and/or registration.

 

"Communicate to Make a Difference: Practicing Cross-Cultural Communication" is a collection of case studies that examine the practical application of the "Ten Strategies for Effective Cross-Cultural Communication," as described in the "Exploring Cross-Cultural Communication" training. "Flood" follows the development of a regional flood evacuation plan that includes a very large migrant worker community.

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Target Audience

This course is designed for public health professionals including nurses, physicians, health educators.

 

Learning Objectives

Having completed this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Employ active listening skills.

  2. Respect cultural differences.

  3. Avoid stereotyping.

  4. Be flexible in choosing communication strategies.

  5. Distinguish cultural perspectives.

 

Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)

  1. Competencies XX.B (Tier 2)

 

Professional/Disciplinary Competencies

None listed

 

Format

Online/ Self-study

 

Credit /CEU

None available

 

Duration

1 hr.

 

Specifications

The course is built to XHTML 1.1 specifications. A modern web browser such as Microsoft Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox is required to view the pages.

 

Course Publication Date

June 2010

Launch