Taught course

Gerontology (PGCert)

Institution
University of Southampton · Ageing/Gerontology
Qualifications
PGCert

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Entry requirements

Upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University; applicants without formal qualifications but with relevant experience considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

PGCERT

Population ageing is a global phenomenon presenting global challenges, however policy solutions are often context-specific. The PG Certificate in Gerontology offers you the opportunity to examine such issues by completing three modules in the area of ageing, starting with an introduction to the discipline of Gerontology and specialising in topics such as health and wellbeing, poverty and social protection, and mental health. You can take up to two modules by Distance Learning.

Having successfully completed this programme, you are welcome to progress your studies to the MSc Gerontology programme. Enrol now and enhance your skillset and career trajectory.

Fees and funding

UK students
£3,100
International students
£6,276

A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 8940