UTAS, Wicking launches new Associate Degree in Dementia Care

Dementia Care course launched

An Australian first, bringing together the disciplines of neuroscience and social science

This part-time, 16-unit Associate Degree in Dementia Care will initially be taught in Tasmania and NSW.

The course will enable students interested in dementia and aged care to understand:

  • The concepts of normal ageing
  • Diseases causing dementia
  • Associated behaviours of the terminal illness
  • Techniques and strategies for caring for people with dementia

Visit Associate Degree in Dementia Care for more information or free call 1800 982 600 or email wicking.enquiries@utas.edu.au

Published on: 31 Jul 2012 4:11pm