Australia’s fourth oldest university, the University of Tasmania, is highly regarded internationally for teaching and academic excellence. The university offers more than 100 undergraduate degrees and more than 50 postgraduate programs across a range of disciplines. The university offers students a diverse range of opportunities, the chance to learn from leading experts, and excellent preparation for their future careers.
This introductory subject will explore the concepts of physical and mental health and wellbeing in adulthood and during the ageing process. The basic concepts of understanding the biology of the brain and dementia will be introduced.