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Gerontology, Disabilities and Methodology

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Code: SOV13AL06
Name: Gerontology, Disabilities and Methodology
Extent of studies: 10
Rekommenderad studiegång (SP): Year 1:     Year 2:     Year 3: 10    Year 4:     Year 5:     
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Course-specific competence: The aim of the course is for the student to:
- have a good knowledge of and be able to adapt methods of working that encourages both quality of life and inclusion
- have extensive knowledge of the ageing human and age related changes
- be familiar with central concepts, sub areas and research findings within gerontology and be able to realize them within elderly welfare
- have an in depth knowledge of different forms of disability and illnesses related to dementia and their consequences
- be able to take part in the planning, realization, development and evaluation of different forms of welfare
- be able to guide and assist people with disabilities and the elderly regarding the forms of support, service, aids and technology available within the community
- understand the meaning of and behold the necessary preparation for multi professional cooperation
- be familiar with the central policy documents and laws of the area in question
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