Dementia Awareness Academic Credits
This module will be held on a Tuesday for 12 weeks from 13.00 – 16.00 on the following dates:
22, 29 September 2015, 6, 13, 20, 27 October 2015, 3, 10, 17, 24 November 2015 and 1, 8 December 2015
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|Faculty||Faculty of Health Sciences|
12 week course looking at the impact a diagnosis of dementia on the person and their family. Focus on those involved in supporting relatives and carers in the local community or employed in providing services to people with dementia.
Post Graduate course – can be achieved at certificate, diploma and degree level. The module can be stand-alone module; it can be used as the awards for mental health or count as one of two other diploma/degree pathways. It can also form one of two core modules in the Certificate in Continuing Professional Development in Dementia.
The module incorporates the biology of dementia; different types of dementia, such as early onset; negative influences that affect dementia; and what can be done to help patients, carers and relatives; all studied within the context of the service user`s personal experiences of dementia. There are eight workshops and you will network and share ideas with fellow students and other participants from your local area.
15 Credit Course, runs for 12 weeks course, Levels 4 (certificate) , 5 (diploma) and 6 (degree)
The module can be stand-alone module; it can be used as the awards for mental health or count as one of two other diploma/degree pathways. It can also form one of two core modules in the Certificate in Continuing Professional Development in Dementia.
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