Taught course

Care of Older People

Bournemouth University · Faculty of Health and Social Sciences

Entry requirements

This course is designed for qualified health and social care professionals who have already studied to degree level and wish to expand their sphere of practice to include new elements within their professional role.

Months of entry


Course content

This part-time course is aimed at those who are caring for older people in a care setting. The course will reflect local, national and international agendas and your assignment work will focus on developing your practice.

The course can be accessed at degree or Master's level, with the assignment expectations different for each level. The aim is to improve service and care delivery for the growing population aged 65 years and over.

The start dates for this course will depend on each unit undertaken. Please contact the university for more information.

Information for international students

IELTS (Academic) 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration


part time
maximum 60 months

Course contact details

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