AGHE 830 Legal Considerations in Aging and Health
Legal Considerations in Aging and Health introduces students to the effect laws, professional practices, and personal attitudes have on aging and health. Students will apply legal theory and research tools to evaluate issues of ageism, capacity and consent, elder abuse, professional responsibilities, the social determinants of health, and the engagement of older adults with the healthcare system.
The GDip, MSc and PhD programs in Aging and Heath are tailored to meet the evolving needs of today’s student. These programs are designed to be completed at a distance by working professionals. The programs are offered full-time, through a blended format of online learning and short onsite sessions. Participants will enjoy the professional networking and experiential opportunities of an onsite program with the benefits of distance learning flexibility.
Courses listed below represent the range of Aging and Health (AGHE) graduate course offerings in the School of Rehabilitation Therapy. Not all courses will be offered in each academic year and the current calendar should be consulted for the term and instructor. The Aging and Health program offers 3.0 credit-unit 'term' courses.