This unit will present a range of advanced topics presented by staff and students related to the pathology, aetiology and prevention of illnesses linked to dementia. The unit will explore national and international examples of high quality research in these areas, particularly in the fields of neuroscience, cell biology and genetics
|Unit name||Advanced Topics in the Neurobiology of Dementia|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre
|Discipline||Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre|
Dr Tony Cook and Dr Jacqueline Leung
|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||2018: $805.00||2018: $1,969.00||090507|
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- CAD201, CAD202
Oral presentation (30%), Online discussions (30%, total 1200-1600 words), Written assignments (40%, total 2000 words).
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