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Associate Degree in Indigenous Professional Practices

  • Associate Degree

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.

Key details

Degree Type
Associate Degree
Duration
2 years full-time
Course Code
AD-INDCHL
Study Mode
In person

About this course

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.

Study locations

Perth

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 outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Business & Management courses at Curtin University.
82.6%
Overall satisfaction
81.9%
Skill scale
60.5%
Teaching scale
74.1%
Employed full-time
$58k
Average salary