Ageing and Care of the Elderly -


2 year, part-time
60 ECTS credits

Expected learning outcomes

The course will increase the studentsŽ competence within gerontology, geriatrics and dementia. Emphasis is put on practical relevance, clinical specialisation, professional development and quality improvement within health services.


Not applicable

Admission Criteria

Applicants must have completed a BachelorŽs degree in health or social sciences and have at least one year of relevant working experience to be qualified for admission

Table of subjects

Coursecode Course name C/E *) ECTS each. semester
  S1(A) S2(S) S3(A) S4(S)
VIU8221 Ageing and older peoples life condition C 12      
VIU8231 Organising and Practicing Health and Social Services to the Elderly C   18    
VIU8241 Organising and Exercise of Health and Social Services for the Elderly C     15 15
Sum: 12 18 15 15
*) C - Compulsory course, E - Elective course