The Purnell Model for Cultural Competence


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According to The Purnell Model for Cultural Competency, what is cultural competency?

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1. According to the Purnell Model for Cultural Competency, what is identified in the outermost circle of the model?

2. According to the Purnell Model for Cultural Competency, what is cultural sensitivity?

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About This Quiz and Worksheet

This combination of a quiz and worksheet reviews the Purnell Model for Cultural Competence. Questions address the definition of cultural competency, and the first ring of the model.

Quiz and Worksheet Goals

You can find the subjects listed below on the quiz to help you review the material:

  • The outermost circle of the model
  • Defining cultural sensitivity
  • Stereotyping

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can give a proper definition of stereotyping
  • Knowledge application - use what you know to answer questions about cultural competency
  • Information recall - remember what you have learned about cultural sensitivity

Additional Learning

To discover more about the material, check out the lesson titled The Purnell Model for Cultural Competence, where you can view the additional topics listed below:

  • Each ring of the model and what it represents
  • Diversity
  • Cultural awareness