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Distance degree programs for Adults & Professionals.

Bircham International University - Diploma Online.

 

Specialist - Expert Diploma - Natural Health Science

Gerontology via distance learning

 

This Specialist - Expert Diploma explores biological, psychological, and social issues in aging; including cognitive change with age and the social impact of increasingly older population demographics. It provides a multidisciplinary approach to the health care needs of the elderly, namely medication use, nutrition, health care agencies, and roles of individual health care professionals.

 

Academic Supervisor : Bibhuprasad Bhattacharyya
More information about this academic supervisor at Bircham University Human Network. More info...

 

The Bircham International University Specialist and Expert diploma online via distance learning offer professional training and continuing education for a specific job skill. More info...

* Duration ranges from 3 to 9 months.
* Program Structure: 100% based on textbooks.
* Applicants over 19 years of age are eligible for enrollment.
* The final exam consists of writing one or two 20 to 35 pages report based on your assigned textbook.

 

Fees include all: Program of study, textbooks, study guide, evaluation and assessment, diploma, and transcript.
Cost per BIU earned undergraduate credit: 70 Euros (90 US$)

 

Specialist -Diploma Online via distance learning
15 Academic credits
Tuition Fee :1.050 Euros (1.350 US$).

Expert -Diploma Online via distance learning
21 Academic credits
Tuition Fee :1.470 Euros (1.890 US$).

 

 

 

Faculty of Natural Health Science via distance learning

 

Faculty of Natural Health Science

 

 

Specialist - Expert Diploma

Gerontology via distance learning

 

Select 5 courses for the online diploma of Specialist or 7 courses for the Expert Diploma from the total of courses from the specialization module. This selection must be approved by the Distance Learning University Education Board.

Anti-Aging Therapy
Disabilities & Assistive Technology
Gerontology
Gerontology Health Policy
Human Body & Mind
Human Pathology
Nutrition & Chronic Disease
Nutrition in Acute Care
Nutrition in Aging
Physical Activity & Wellness
Thanatology Death Studies
Therapeutic Exercise
Understanding Disease
Wellness & Health
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1 BIU Earned Credit = 1 USA Semester Credit (15 hours of learning) = 2 ECTS Credits (30 hours of study).

 

 

Bibliography: Gerontology via distance learning
The corresponding textbooks are included in the fees. Once the fee has been paid, the books may take between two to five weeks to reach your address. Bircham International University offices may inform you at any time of the status of your books. If the book is in English, the required report must be written in English unless you have requested to write it in other language and have gained Bircham International University authorization. More info...
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"Study via distance learning from anywhere in the world and at any time in the year." Bircham International University.

 

 

Admission requirements: Diploma - Gerontology

For official admission status at Bircham distance education university; you need to send in a filled out, dated, and signed official Application for Admission. You may download this application form from the website or request it by email or mail. Please send this application and enclosed documents to our address. You may also submit this application and attached documents by email in a PDF Format. More info...

 

Click to Download... Application for Admission

 

 

Continuing Education for Adults & Professionals

Bircham International University offers a great variety of distance learning continuing education courses in an attempt to provide practical companies' training and online continuing education in various specialization. More info...

 

Department of Wellness & Health

COURSE FEES & MATERIALS: 500 Euros (700 US$)
You may study any subject as an independent online continuing education course. More info...

Courses list (each subject accounts for 3 academic credits):

 

Anti-Aging Therapy
Applied Kinesiology
Aromatherapy
Aromatherapy Massage
Art Therapy
Ayurveda - Science of Life
Colon Therapy
Diets & Fasting
Disabilities & Assistive Technology
E-Motion Therapy
Emotional Intelligence
Essential Oils
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There are over one thousand online continuing education courses via distance learning prepared at Bircham University, so if you do not find the subject you are looking for, do not hesitate to ask. More info...

 

 

Learning outcomes: Diploma - Gerontology

 

The following learning outcomes are compatible with the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) for lifelong learning and continuing education. The EQF directives facilitate acceptance of this course credits by many higher education institution. These learning outcomes are achieved after completion of this course with a passing grade. Better grades will demonstrate higher analysis, evaluation and critical thinking skills. More info...

 

EQF LEVEL 3. General knowledge and comprehension.
Outcome resulting from reading the book and the selection of the main concepts from the course content.

The student will be able to identify and sort Gerontology key concepts by reading the course assigned textbook. These concepts will have to be classified and rearranged in order to prepare a coherent index or table of contents. This index will demonstrate the student's ability to grasp the interrelationships, hierarchy, and overall meaning of the Gerontology key elements. More info...

 

EQF LEVEL 4. Specialized knowledge and comprehension.
Outcome resulting from the course textbook content summary and draft report writing.

The student will examine the assigned textbook to integrate selected text extracts according to the previously elaborated table of contents in order to meet the written report format length limits (20 to 35 pages). Thus, the student may need to either expand the report content or summarize it further. This recurrent content adjustment will lead the student to interpret, synthesize, and reorganize the information read in the required textbook in order to demonstrate in writing a clear comprehension and specialized knowledge about Gerontology. More info...

 

 

BIU adapts each Distance Learning Higher Education degree program to the needs of each student. More info...

 

 

Specialist - Expert Diploma - Natural Health Science

Gerontology Online

 

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Acceptance of these Distance Learning Higher Education academic credits is always the prerogative of the receiving institution or employer. Recognition criteria differ depending on each educational institution, or company policy, or country legal framework.

 

 

Specialist - Expert Diploma - Gerontology

 

Specialist - Expert Diploma Online via distance learning