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Ageing Health and Wellbeing in Intellectual Disability

Trinity College Dublin

12 months
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20677 EUR/year
10346 EUR/year
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About

The interdisciplinary Ageing Health and Wellbeing in Intellectual Disability programme of Trinity College Dublin will develop and strengthen the skills, competencies and knowledge of students, thus enabling them to promote and develop excellence in the delivery of care for people with an intellectual disability.

Overview

Course Description

The Ageing Health and Wellbeing in Intellectual Disability programme of Trinity College Dublin will prepare them as leaders in quality and person centred care for people with intellectual disabilities as they age. The Trinity Centre for and Intellectual Disability, based at Trinity College Dublin, hosts IDS-TILDA, the world leading longitudinal research initiative focused on ageing and intellectual disability, the most complete multidisciplinary body of research in this field, directly informing policy and practice to enhance the lives of older people with intellectual disability. This new Interdisciplinary M.Sc. will be underpinned by research emanating from the IDS-TILDA study.

Candidates may apply to study on a full-time basis and take all modules in one year. All orientation and course content is delivered online; students are not required to attend onsite. The course will include 10 live webinars supported by discussion board topics and students’ contributions. This course may include clinical and practice based learning and assessment and students may be required to attend additional sessions at associated service provider sites as well as at the student’s practice base during year one of the course.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health and Well-Being for Older Adults with Intellectual Disability in Contemporary Society
  • Principles and Perspectives of Service Delivery for Older Adults with Intellectual Disability
  • Complex Care Realities for the Older Person with an Intellectual Disability (online)
  • Theory and Practice of Enquiry Methods for Healthcare
  • Leadership, Quality Improvement and Governance
  • Advanced Knowledge Translation Practicum in and Intellectual Disability

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2.1 degree in the applicant’s field of practice or satisfy the selection committee that they have the academic ability to successfully complete the programme
  • Current registration with the relevant professions’ regulatory body, where applicable.
  • Applicants from across a broad spectrum of professional backgrounds will be considered and are invited to apply
  • Applicants without a primary degree, in exceptional circumstances when they satisfy the Admissions Sub-committee may be recommended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20677 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20677 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10346 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10346 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Belfast

561 - 887 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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