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Ageing Health and Wellbeing in Intellectual Disability

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
19122 EUR/year
9564 EUR/year
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About

The Ageing Health and Wellbeing in Intellectual Disability programme from Trinity College Dublin, based in one of the top academic institutes in the world, will blend the flexibility of online modules with short, intense, face-to-face learning experiences. 

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Overview

Ageing Health and Wellbeing in Intellectual Disability students from Trinity College Dublin will learn alongside world leaders in the field, will participate in, contribute to and enjoy world class intellectual disability practice and research, and will be prepared as leaders in quality, person-centred care for people with an intellectual disability as they age.

Educational Opportunity

The Trinity Centre for Ageing 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. 

Year One

For student taking the P.Grad.Dip./ M. Sc. the course commences with a full week in September and thereafter one day per week for the remainder of the academic year. The course content of the three specialist modules is delivered online; students are not required to attend onsite for those modules.

Year Two

Attendance at workshops throughout the academic year.

A blended learning approach is utilised in the delivery of theoretical content which includes lectures, group discussions and self-directed learning. The assessment process is a combination of written and practical assignments. At the end of Year Two M. Sc. Students are required to submit a dissertation on a subject related to their field of study.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • 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 
  • 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 
  • Theory & Practice of Enquiry Methods for Healthcare 
  • Leadership, Quality Improvement and Governance

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 alternative credits

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

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
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

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
  • Whose first language is not English will need a recognised English language qualification in line with the requirements as specified in the Postgraduate Calendar Part 3 Section 1.5 Language of Instruction.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19122 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19122 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9564 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9564 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

MSc part time

  • EU/EEA: € 7,102
  • NON-EU/EEA: € 14,752

PG. Dip

  • EU/EEA: € 7,102 
  • NON-EU/EEA: € 14,752

PG. Cert (Online)

  • EU/EEA: € 3,399
  • NON-EU/EEA: € 6,798

Funding

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