This unit is fully online
This unit explores the specific pathology of the more common diseases causing, or associated with, dementia and the current state of research into the biological basis of dementia.
This unit is available to students from other courses, subject to meeting any prerequisites.
|Unit name||The Neurobiology of Dementia|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre
|Discipline||Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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Online Learning - approx. 10 hours per week.
Essay (45%; 2,500 words), Worksheet (20%; no more than 2000 words), Peer-review of worksheet (5%), Online quizzes (30%).
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