PDC20099 - Sexual Health in Australia - Sex for Seniors

Course Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course is designed to assist the health professional with a better understanding of the importance of sexuality in the elderly population.  Acknowledging that we are all sexual beings regardless of how old we become encompasses our identity.

Being proactive by providing accurate information, support and remaining open-minded, the health professional can promote positive person-centred care.

There is no fee associated with this short course.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Professional Development)
Student Availability
  • International
  • Domestic
Fees For detailed information on Course Fees, visit Short Course Fees
Application Mode
  • Other
How to Apply For direct access to the course, visit https://cpd.cqu.edu.au/
Study Area
  • Health
Skill Area
  • Health

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course students will be awarded 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Course Structures
Standard Course Structure

1 hour
  • Online
No units are associated with this course


Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Recognise the importance of sexuality in the older population
  2. Identify positive approaches to human sexuality
  3. Develop an understanding of the complex factors that shape human sexual behaviour
  4. Identify the role of health care providers to understand and promote the potentially positive role sexuality can play in people’s lives
  5. Be empowered to have meaningful and interactive conversations with seniors about sexual decision making.

Assessment

Online Quiz

Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to the intakes

There are currently no intakes for this course.
2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

There are currently no intakes for this course.
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