The goal of the Applied Gerontology program at Brock University is to advance theoretical and applied gerontological practice knowledge and skills. The program prepares graduates to positively influence gerontological health practice, gerontological program administration, and the health and well-being of the aging population through innovative policy and practice approaches in the field of gerontology.
- Direct care for older persons and their families
- Program planning and evaluation
- Program management
- Municipal and regional government programs
- Provincial and federal government departments
- Social service agencies
- Community health centres
- Hospital-based programs
- Gerontological health research
- Providing gerontological expertise for private sector business and industry
- Health professional educator
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Approaches to Well-being
- The Health of Canadian Society
- History of Medicine
- Health Economics
- Directed Readings
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesHuman Medicine Health Sciences Gerontology View 251 other Masters in Health Sciences in Canada
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
You will need to submit your transcripts as well as the following program-specific materials:
- Two references (one academic, one health professional) required.
- A statement of intent no more than one (1) page in length, in which applicants indicate their relevant background experience, and how the MAG degree will facilitate the applicants career aspirations
- An updated CV/Resume outlining recent and relevant work and volunteer experience
International102360 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3412 CAD per credit during 12 months.
National102360 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3412 CAD per credit during 12 months.
- Part-time: 1,706$
Living costs for St. Catharines
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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