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Table 1 Learning objectives of the Train the Trainers course by theme17

From: Training Trainers in health and human rights: Implementing curriculum change in South African health sciences institutions

1 Health and Human Rights seeks to assist health professionals to:
Understand the conceptual framework for human rights, and its relationship to health
Understand the historical context as well as national and international human rights
debates relating health to human rights
Promote an understanding of professional and ethical codes to support human rights
2 Institutional Transformation seeks to assist health professionals to:
Understand the role of the health sector under apartheid
Explore past, current, and future roles of the health sector in respect of human rights
Recognize the importance of self-study and reflection
3 Curriculum Development for Human Rights seeks to assist health professionals to:
Explore strategies for curriculum change, including multidisciplinary teaching and identifying clinical settings in which human rights abuses take place
Explore the relationship between ethics and human rights
Identify core and discipline-specific competencies
Share available resources for teaching (electronic and other)
Develop training materials
4 Sustainability and Leadership seeks to assist health professionals to:
Foster a supportive network to continue to integrate education and training in health and human rights
Engage with processes that set educational standards for the training of health professionals and national and international human rights debates relating health and human rights.