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Community and Public Health Approaches to Dementia 1

Postgraduate | TAS-CAD504 | 2024

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024

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Community and Public Health Approaches to Dementia 1

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject , the student should be able to:

    1. Appraise the need for, and implementation of, public health initiatives that promote dementia risk reduction.
    2. Investigate the determinants of health which impact on dementia incidence, diagnosis, prognosis, and resources across the world in the context of health equity.
    3. Examine public health initiatives that benefit people living with dementia and those who care for them.
    4. Effectively explain evidence, arguments and advice on dementia support and prevention, in a variety of community contexts.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • TAS-DMC-GCE-2024 - Graduate Certificate in Dementia

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements - Teaching arrangement: Online learning - approximately 10 hours per week

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Graduate Certificate in Dementia

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