“Understanding Dementia” MOOC

Free online education

A MOOC is a Massive Open Online Course.

The “Understanding Dementia” MOOC has been developed by Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre at the University of Tasmania. It is a 9 week online course that builds upon the latest in international research on dementia.

The curriculum draws upon the expertise of neuroscientists, clinicians and dementia care professionals in the Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre. Experts from the DCRCs and DTSCs have been involved in consultancy roles.

Anyone can enrol and it’s free. You will need a computer and access to the internet.


Partners: The Wicking Centre is located at the Medical Science 1 Building, Hobart, Tasmania

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