Courses & Units

Preventative and Therapeutic Approaches in Dementia Care CAD202

Hobart

Note:

This unit is fully online

Introduction

This unit will examine pharmacological and non-pharmacological approaches to the prevention and management in the care for people with dementia. Students will be required to complete tasks translating knowledge into practice, understanding the underlying evidence for prevention and treatment of diseases causing dementia.

Summary

Unit name Preventative and Therapeutic Approaches in Dementia Care
Unit code CAD202
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre
Discipline Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre
Coordinator

Lyn Goldberg

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2020: $835.00 2020: $2,108.00 090507

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Requisites

Prerequisites

CAD101 and (CAD102 or CAD116)

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Internet-dependent activities

Assessment

Critical analysis of case study(45%), Online participation and related activities(45%), Online quizzes (10%).

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Textbooks

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