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Advanced Topics in the Neurobiology of Dementia CAD302


This unit will present a range of advanced topics presented by staff and students related to the pathology, aetiology and prevention of illnesses linked to dementia. The unit will explore national and international examples of high quality dementia care research in these areas. Academic and research staff of the Wicking Centre will present on subjects, with opportunities for discussion on findings and implications. Students will be required to present on a topic related to the neurobiological basis of dementing illnesses.


Unit name Advanced Topics in the Neurobiology of Dementia
Unit code CAD302
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
Wicking Centre
Discipline Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre

Tony Cook

Teaching staff

Tony Cook

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No


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Teaching Pattern

Flexible delivery


Online presentation (20%), - online discussion (30%), Online quizzes (10%).Written assignments total 2000 words (40%)

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