Douglas College > Programs & Courses > Continuing Education > Health Sciences > Dementia Care
By the end of this course, students will be able to
Cognitive Challenges in Older Adulthood
This is the textbook used by most Health Care Assistant programs at colleges throughout BC. If you wish to look at the whole textbook, it will be available at most public college libraries. We have retained the original page numbers to make it easier if you are looking at the textbook. The course pack pages will be presented in the module they apply to; you may also be directed to look back at earlier modules for readings.
As well as the course pack, there will be links to other documents and to websites for you to read.
Grade will be assessed based on completion of assignments and quizzes throughout the course, as well as a graded final test.
Minimum grade to pass is 65%.
A Continuing Education course certificate is issued to successful students.
4 months (45 hours) to complete
Dementia Care Registration Form (pdf)
For more information, contact Program Assistant at 604-777-6527 or firstname.lastname@example.org