Why do the Understanding Dementia MOOC?
With the ageing of human populations across the globe, dementia is the public health issue of the 21st century.
The University of Tasmania's Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), Understanding Dementia, is a 9 week online course that builds upon the latest in international research on dementia. It's free and anyone can enrol. The next offering will start August 17, 2015.
The curriculum draws upon the expertise of neuroscientists, clinicians and dementia care professionals in the Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre.