Global Health, Conflict and Violence

Academy
Futurelearn
Kurzbeschreibung
Understand the role of medical peace work, and consider the role of healthcare workers in times of conflict and violence.
Kursarten
E-Learning
Fachbereiche

Gesundheitswesen, Konflikt

Dieser Kurs ist neu hier. 0 User folgen diesem Kurs und erhalten Bescheid, wenn es Neues gibt - Kurs jetzt folgen.

Du hast den Kurs besucht? Kurs jetzt bewerten.

Hier kannst du der Eggheads Community deine Fragen zu diesem Kurs stellen. Auch Kursleiter können mitdiskutieren.


Frage stellen

Du must angemeldet sein um zu antworten

Kursinhalt

Explore the role of medics and healthcare workers in promoting peace

On this course you will learn about the key principles and different forms of medical peace work in the context of global health, conflict and violence. You will consider the role healthcare workers have to play in the prevention of violence and peace practices.

You will examine scenarios such as working in a conflict zone, nuclear explosions, storms, floods, heatwaves, infectious disease, migration and violent conflict. In each case you will consider the effects of these on global health.

This course is for global health professionals as well as undergraduate and postgraduate students in healthcare professions (medicine, nursing, allied and public health) and global health and development studies.

Kursziele
Discuss various definitions of the concepts of violence, conflict and peace, and their relationship to health professions,Describe the types of medical peace work that health care professionals can participate in globally and locally,Evaluate and respond to various forms of violence in health practice
Anforderungen
This course is for global health professionals as well as undergraduate and postgraduate students in healthcare professions (medicine, nursing, allied and public health) and global health and development studies.
Kurssprache
Englisch