MSc Elder Care
The overall aim of this programme is to offer all students a supportive and challenging learning environment that will enable them to develop personal qualities and professional knowledge, expertise and skills deemed necessary for competent practitioners interested in the ageing issues within society. It is designed to equip the course participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to work with elderly people, in institutions and situations arising in this stage of human life. It will support the professional development of those already involved in working with the elderly; while adding an academic dimension to their existing skills, with a view to make them more efficient practitioners in the field of Elder Care Management.
Admission decisions will be made by the School of Business, Management and Finance on a case to case basis subject to the approval of the Academic Council. Candidates must either be: Graduates from a recognised university or other institutions of higher education with at least a second class honours degree or holders of an approved professional qualification deemed equivalent to an honours degree.