This unit is fully online
This unit provides an overview of the journey through dementia from the perspective of people with dementia and their carers, identifying and responding to their needs. The unit introduces students to evidence-based approaches to supportive care, with the goal of enhancing the wellbeing of the person with dementia.
|Unit name||Principles of Supportive Care for People With Dementia|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Health
|Discipline||Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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Recommended - CAD001, CAD002 and CAD003
Essay (45%), Case study (45%), Online quizzes (10%).
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