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Dementia Policy and Care Coordination

Undergraduate | TAS-CAD208 | 2024

Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Enrol by
14 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
Duration
14 weeks
Start dates
22 July 2024

Price from

$1,389

Upfront cost

$0

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Dementia Policy and Care Coordination

About this subject

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

    1. Discuss and critique key elements of contemporary aged and dementia care services, policies and models
    2. Identify and compare the varied perspectives of consumers, service providers, representative groups and government towards aged and dementia care policy and services
    3. Recognise and discuss the principles of care coordination and how this can lead to a range of professionals working collaboratively to facilitate care for persons with dementia and their family members
    4. Identify and critique the barriers that impede appropriate care for persons with dementia and their family members

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:

Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s).

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.

What to study next?

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

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UndergraduateTAS-DMT-DEG

Bachelor of Dementia Care

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UndergraduateTAS-AGS-DIP

Diploma of Ageing Studies and Services

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