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SOCIAL GERONTOLOGY (2021-2022)

General information

This course may undergo changes in the calendar, teaching methodology or assessment procedure depending on the course of events and the guidelines of health authorities in relation to the COVID-19 crisis. Notwithstanding, the quality of the training and the achievement of objectives are guaranteed in all cases.
Qualification awarded: Master (Degree Universitat Barcelona)
Management:
  • Torruella Torres, Albert
Number of credits: 60,00
Length of course (in academic years): 1
Mode of delivery (face-to-face/ blended/ distance): Distance
Centre responsible : Institute for LifeLong Learning IL3-UB
In-company placement(s): No
Enrolment fee:
  • 3.330,00 €
  • An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
Classes begin: 11/2/2021

Objectives and admission

Learning objectives:
Acquire professional training to achieve the objectives of social gerontology, that is, to guarantee a physical, psychic and social wellbeing for the elderly. Two need should be met to this effect:
- Learn the knowledge and skills required in various professional or business sectors involved in the provision of services and care for elderly people.
- Better understand the demands of the sector and the different personal circumstances of elderly people and their families, in order to provide better services.

Recommended applicant profiles and admission requirements:
Professionals from a wide array of sectors (public health, social and social health, among others) interested in acquiring or broadening their knowledge in gerontology, in the defence of the rights and quality of life of the elderly, the protection of their interests and the development of personalized care.

Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:
Students who are not university graduates may be admitted on these courses. These students will be eligible for a university extension course certificate.Information regarding the entry requirements in this case can be obtained from the course coordinators.

Date on which pre-enrolment begins: 2/1/2021
Date on which pre-enrolment ends: 10/26/2021

Further information

FACULTY OR SCHOOL WHERE THE COURSE IS TAUGHT

Name of individual or institution: Institut de Formació Contínua - UB
Address: C/ Ciutat de Granada, 131 08018 Barcelona Espanya
Email address: info@il3.ub.edu
Webpage: http://www.il3.ub.edu
Telephone: 93 403 96 96
Fax: 93 403 96 97
Observations: Online learning.


FOR FURTHER ENQUIRIES

Name of individual or institution: Institut de Formació Contínua - UB
Address: C/ Ciutat de Granada, 131 08018 Barcelona Espanya
Email address: info@il3.ub.edu
Webpage: http://www.il3.ub.edu/ca/master/master-gerontologia-social.html
Telephone: 93 309 36 54
Fax: 93 403 96 97
Observations: Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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