Associate Degree in Indigenous Professional Practices
The Indigenous Community Health Associate Degree provides students with the skills required to provide an alternative, inclusive approach to health management that acknowledges Indigenous healing practices.
Skilled Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workers are in great demand. More Indigenous professionals are needed in the health industry to work within their communities and provide holistic healthcare frameworks.
What you will learn
apply, demonstrate and compile academic knowledge and principles in a variety of contexts to promote self-directed and independent learning
think critically and creatively to generate solutions in an academic environment; apply logical processes in problem solving
access, evaluate, synthesise information from multiple sources in order to make valid judgements
communicate effectively with consideration of audience and purpose, demonstrating respect for others and cultural awareness
use technology appropriately to develop research skills, access resources and to communicate effectively to a wide community
be self-motivated and take responsibility for one's own learning; develop life-long learning skills to source new and relevant information
consider global and cultural issues from a variety of perspectives
demonstrate respect for cultural diversity within Indigenous Australia, the wider community and University environment; respect and promote cultural diversity
work ethically and professionally both within a team and independently; develop a positive sense of Indigenous identity to empower others in the wider community
Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Business & Management courses at Curtin University.