MANAGING CULTURAL DIVERSITY IN THE CLASSROOM

  • Thembisile Khanyile University of the Western Cape

Abstract

Introduction: This article focus on the cultural issues challenging health professional academics in this era of
transformation in South Africa.
Objectives: The objective is to discuss various concepts of cultural diversity and the management thereof.
Methods: Review of literature on the management of cultural diversity.
Conclusion: The education and training programs for health professionals should lead to affirmation of cultural
diversity and promote respect for the person while leading to tolerance of different views and ideas.

Author Biography

Thembisile Khanyile, University of the Western Cape

School of Nursing

Published
2020-07-06