Exploring Dementia Care

Code: OLRN1732

Course description

Providing a holistic model of care for dementia patients is the philosophy used in this course. Students explore differences between normal aging and dementia, and learn about the assessment and diagnosis of this disease. Appropriate physical and emotional environment, as well as the effects of dementia on patients, caregivers, and the family are discussed. The role of research and the importance of public and professional education are also discussed.

Course details

Hours: 24
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $193.32
 
End date: Apr. 23, 2019
Hours: 24
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: OLRN1732 OLRN1732

Additional information: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. Find out more about OntarioLearn courses and booking your exams.

Host college: AL

Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.