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Unit of Study CSL00416 - Cultural and Spiritual Well-Being (2016)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 define and discuss dimensions of cultural and spiritual well-being and, differentiate between spiritual and religious expression
2 demonstrate an understanding of diverse cultural perspectives of spiritual practices and expressions in a historical and contemporary context
3 explain symptoms of spiritual distress, spiritual emergency and spiritual emergence
4 evaluate the static and mutable aspects of their own spiritual and cultural perspectives, spiritual and religious concepts and expression
5 demonstrate an understanding of definitions of grief, trauma and recovery in a well-being context.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. define and discuss dimensions of cultural and spiritual well-being and, differentiate between spiritual and religious expression
    • GA5:
    • GA6:
    • GA7:
  2. demonstrate an understanding of diverse cultural perspectives of spiritual practices and expressions in a historical and contemporary context
    • GA5:
    • GA6:
    • GA7:
  3. explain symptoms of spiritual distress, spiritual emergency and spiritual emergence
    • GA5:
    • GA6:
    • GA7:
  4. evaluate the static and mutable aspects of their own spiritual and cultural perspectives, spiritual and religious concepts and expression
    • GA5:
    • GA6:
    • GA7:
  5. demonstrate an understanding of definitions of grief, trauma and recovery in a well-being context.
    • GA5:
    • GA6:
    • GA7:

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • No prescribed texts.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.