International Gerontology and Ageing Studies
Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017). Students will be immersed in global theories of gerontology and have the opportunity to experience first-hand the practical application of their studies. This is a unique programme in the UK and provides students with a Master's degree from a recognised global centre of excellence for gerontological education and research. Students are supported and mentored by the team at Swansea both whilst at the home and host institutions so there is continuity in the support provided, ensuring that the student gets the most from the experience. This is an extended Master's degree programme, delivered over 18 months, with students studying at Swansea University for one academic year, and then at the University of Alberta, Canada for approximately three months in the second year.
Modules typically include: foundations in research; health and ageing; perspectives on ageing; population ageing and policy semester abroad, University of Alberta, Canada.
All programmes are assessed via a written assessment which is supported by a presentation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 9,300 per Year 1 (International)||2 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Singleton Park, Swansea||SA2 8PP||Wales|
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