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PDC20086 - Healthy Ageing - An Introduction

Overview

At a glance

Older Australians are living longer and are healthier than they have ever been in previous generations. This online Short Course introduces some of the everyday issues that face older people and promotes some of the practical solutions for preventing ill health and promoting good health during our older years.

The fee for this short course will be $25.00.

Study Mode Online
Intake Dates Year Round

Hours of study

1 hour

Career Opportunities

This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession.

Professional Recognition

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Details

Course Summary

Older Australians are living longer and are healthier than they have ever been in previous generations. This online Short Course introduces some of the everyday issues that face older people and promotes some of the practical solutions for preventing ill health and promoting good health during our older years.

Course Learning Outcomes:

  1. Identify common health issues facing older Australians
  2. Outline the profound implications of healthy ageing
  3. Identify some practical solutions to promote healthy ageing within the health context.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

Program Structure

Self-paced online study with a Multiple Choice Quiz (MCQ).

How to Apply

Enrolment

For direct access to the course, vist cpd.cqu.edu.au.