2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial) 
    Jun 19, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial)
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COM 340 - Cross Cultural Communication in Health Care

Credits: 3
Emphasis on multicultural differences within the health care systems. Focus on recognition of various cultural beliefs and attitudes in professional communication. Overview of cross-cultural theoretical perspectives.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Demonstrate cross-cultural sensitivity among diverse populations.
  2. Analyze communication barriers to patient access to the health care system.
  3. Examine Cross-cultural interactions in defined case studies.
  4. Synthesize principles of communication with best practices of health care professionals.
  5. Evaluate theories of cross-cultural communication.

Prerequisite: Admission to Dental Hygiene Bachelor of Science Degree Program
Corequisite: None
Graded: Letter Grade

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