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PDC50176 - Screening Mammography - The BreastScreen Queensland Program

Course Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course has been developed by BreastScreen Queensland and partnered with the Centre for Professional Development at CQUniversity to provide information for clinicians and all community members on mammography.  The course provides an overview of the role BreastScreen Queensland has from providing mobile screening clinics, mammography and the detection of breast cancer through to roles of the BreastScreen nurses.

There is no fee associated with this short course.


Entry Requirements

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


Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Professional Development)
Student Availability
  • International
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee No data available.
Application Mode
  • Other
How to Apply
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Study Area
  • Health
Skill Area
  • Health

Admission Codes

Domestic Students
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Not Applicable
International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

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 2 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Course Structures

Study Mode Definitions

  • Mixed Mode courses are delivered online and require compulsory attendance of site-specific learning activities such as on-campus residential schools and/or workshops.
  • Online courses are delivered using online resources only.
  • On-campus courses are delivered using a combination of face-to-face and video conferencing style teaching at CQUniversity campuses.

*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.

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Standard Course Structure

2 hours
  • Online
No units are associated with this course


Course Learning Outcomes

The course will overview:

  1. Statistics and Risk Factors
  2. Evidence and Evaluation
  3. The role of the BreastScreen Nurse
  4. Screening and Assessment Procedures.

Assessment

Online Quiz

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