Version Effective: 27th of August, 2019
Version Effective: 27th of August, 2019

PDC64762 - Story-Care and the Older Person

Course Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course will be an introduction to story-care, what it is is and how it can improve care for the older person.

Person-centred care, narrative skills, elements of compelling stories, and the benefits of story-sharing for clients, clinicians, students, and the community will be explored.

There is no fee associated with this short course.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Professional Development)
Student Availability
  • 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
  • Education and Humanities
  • Health
  • Psychology, Social Work and Community Services
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 or study in nursing, the social sciences or other health professions.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This course provides Professional Development for nursing, social science and health students and clinicians.

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

Course Structures
Standard Course Structure

8 hours

  • Online
No units are associated with this course


Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Demonstrate awareness and understanding of narrative concepts and techniques used to work with older people
  2. Explain how stories are used to create meaning and direction in the older person care context
  3. Analyse a range of stories used in the older person context.

Assessment

Online Quiz

Where and when can I start?
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