Medicine & Health - Advanced Issues in Dementia Care

University College Cork


Course Name Medicine & Health - Advanced Issues in Dementia Care
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CG6016
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date 5th March 2021
Application Date Closing Date: 18th January 2021
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Duration 40 x 1hr(s) Lectures (Includes Group Discussions, Workshops and Directed Study, e-learning, and web seminars); 160 x 1hr(s) Other (Self-Directed Learning).

A ten-credit module equates to 200-250 hours of learning, including approximately 40-50 hours of structured contact time.
Course Fee The fee for this module is €995. There is also a €35 application fee
Entry Requirements

Expand+Candidates must have:

A Primary Degree in a relevant health care discipline* or an equivalent academic qualification and professional experience to be approved by the programme team;

Ideally candidates should have at least one year's practical ...

Course Content

Expand+The objective of this module is to gain an advanced understanding of key issues in the care of a person with dementia across the disease journey.

Module Content:
Capacity Assessment, including triggers and domains;
Assisted Decision Making (inf...

Assessment Method Assessment: Total Marks 200: Continuous Assessment 200 marks (1 x 3,000 Word Essay 150 marks; oral presentation 50 marks).

Compulsory Elements: Continuous Assessment
Number of Credits 10
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+CPD module credit towards the Postgraduate Certificate in Dementia:

In accordance with UCC's policy on Recognition of Prior Learning, a student who has successfully completed modules for Continuous Professional Development within the MSc in Demen...

Further Enquiries For CPD Content Queries: Dr. Suzanne Timmons
+353 (0)21 492 3165

Lorraine Crossan

For Application Queries:
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