Online module

Dementia Discovery: Alzheimer’s disease

15 mins

1 week

Cost free

Certificate of Completion

This brief module focuses on changes in the brain that may be related to Alzheimer's disease.

Suitable for people working in:

Residential Care , Community Care , Mixed , Respite Care

This module is part of the course:

Dementia discovery

Dementia Discovery: Alzheimer’s disease

Dementia Discovery: Alzheimer’s disease


Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module you should be able to:

  • answer the question "what is Alzheimer's disease?"
  • understand regions of the brain affected by Alzheimer's disease
  • appreciate common symptoms of Alzheimer's disease that may affect day-to-day functions

Continuing Professional Education

A completion certificate for CPD credit is awarded upon successful completion of this module.

Acknowledgements

This online micro-course was developed for DTA by the team led by the University of Wollongong

Specific credits:

  • Belinda Goodenough
  • Sarah Bartlett

Video credits:


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Online courses

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Online modules

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