This course will present
theories, concepts, beliefs and standards related to transcultural nursing. The
purpose of this course is to prepare professional nursing students to provide
culturally sensitive and culturally competent care to individuals across the
lifespan, families, and communities, emphasizing the importance of
understanding cultural diversity in order to promote appropriate health
prevention, disease prevention activities, and teaching strategies. Includes
self-evaluation, including biases and prejudices about other cultures and
ethnic groups.