This unit builds on first year knowledge surrounding ageing and aged and dementia care services, policies and models. By critically engaging with the evidence bases supporting policy, you will learn to critique contemporary services, policies and models. You will contrast the different perspectives of consumers, service providers, representative groups and government towards ageing, aged and dementia care policy and services. You will be able to explain how a range of professionals are able to work collaboratively to facilitate care for persons with dementia and their family members, and analyse the individual, interprofessional and organisational barriers that impede care approaches.
|Unit name||Dementia Policy and Care Coordination|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre
|Discipline||Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|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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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2020: $835.00||2020: $2,108.00||090507|
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You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
CAD102 and CAD113
Off campus – internet-dependent activities including:
1 x 1.5 hour online lecture weekly
1 x 1 hour online tutorial fortnightly
Short answer questions (up to 250 words each, 20%); Discussion posts (online) (10%), Assignment (1000 words, 20%); Case study (50%).
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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