Available courses for health workers in peace issues

Birth: An intercultural view

Course level / degree:
Continuing education or vacational training
Related fields of medical peace work:
Prevention of self-induced, domestic and community violence
Target groups:
Medical StudentsNursing studentsOther health profession studentsPhysiciansNursesOther health professionals
Country:
Spain
Institution:
Universitat de Barcelona
Main Topics:
The power of words, symbols, and spirits during conception, pregnancy, birth, and childhood. Indigenous, African, and Asian views of the process
Aim:
To present different cultural views of conception, pregnancy, labor, and the first years of childhood. To analyse the direct impact of western medicine in the loss and/or depreciation of traditional knowledge about this subject
Requirements:
Registration in advance. 80% of attendance is required in order to obtain attendance certificate. 80% of attendance and a paper about any topic in the syllabus are required to obtain the credits
Open to external students or non members:
Yes
Elective or obligatory:
Elective
Fee:
40€
Duration:
Tuesdays and Thursdays from April 24th to May 15th. From 6.30 pm to 9 pm
Contact hours:
Monday: from 10 am to 3 pm and from 4.30 pm to 8.30 pm. Tuesday and Thursday: from 3 pm to 7 pm. Wednesday: from 3 pm to 8.30 pm. Friday: from 10 am to 3 pm
Credits:
2
Teaching Methodologies:
6 conferences
Contact Details:
Program Coordinator: Maite Sirera, msirera@ub.edu, Facultat de Ci?ncies Econ?miques, Av. Diagonal 690, 08034 Barcelona,Telephone number: +34 93 402 4325, Fax number: +34 93 402 90179
Language:
spanish
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