Dementia is the term used to describe the symptoms of a large group of illnesses that cause a progressive decline in a person’s functioning. It is a broad term used to describe a loss of memory, intellect, rationality and social skills. It is estimated that there are more than 413,000 people in Australia with dementia. This online Short Course identifies the common types of dementia and outlines models of dementia that can be used in any clinical or community setting.
The fee for this short course will be $45.00.
There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.
|Course Type||Short Course (Professional Development)|
|Fees||For detailed information on Course Fees, visit Short Course Fees|
|How to Apply||For direct access to the course, visit https://cpd.cqu.edu.au/|
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
This course provides Professional Development for health professionals or members of the community who have a personal interest in Dementia.
Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded 2 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.
Study Mode Definitions
*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.
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