Master's Degree in Psychogerontology

General

Read more about this program on the school's website

Program Description

  • Type of education: Face-to-face.
  • Number of new entry places offered: 40
  • Total credits: 60
  • Languages taught: Spanish.
  • Guide price: € 45.02 per credit.
  • Master's Scholarship: see relevant information here .

goals

The Master's Degree in Psychogerontology aims to provide knowledge and skills that allow students to function professionally as psychogerontologists.

Academic year 2020-21

Course 1

Code

Subject

Character

Credits

Offered

606362

Biopsychosocial Aspects of Aging

Compulsory

9.0

Yes

606364

Palliative Care Death and Grief

Optional

6.0

Yes

606366

Alzheimer's disease and other dementias

Optional

6.0

Yes

606368

Evaluation of the Elderly Person

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

606370

Intervention With Elderly People and Caregivers

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

606372

External Practices

External Practices

12.0

Yes

606373

Final Master's Project

Final Master's Project

6.0

Yes

606365

Disorders in the Elderly

Compulsory

9.0

Yes

Recipients

Graduates or graduates in Psychology. Related degrees (with a Health Sciences profile) with professional experience in Psychogerontology will also be considered.

Why study this master?

The progressive aging of the population is a wide field of work for health professionals. The psychologist is usually integrated into multidisciplinary teams, mainly in day centers or nursing homes.

Admission requirements for masters

Non-enabling university masters

  • Be in possession of any of the following titles:
    • Spanish official university degree .
    • Title issued by an institution of the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) and empowering in the country of issue for access to Master's education.
    • Title of educational systems outside the EHEA that empowers in the country of issuance for access to Master's education, homologated or declared equivalent to the degree and academic level of Degree or Degree by the Ministry of Education and Vocational Training . In case of lacking the mentioned homologation or equivalency, it will be necessary to have authorization or access permission granted by this University.
  • Or be carrying out during the course in which you pre-enroll studies leading to the obtaining of any of the previous degrees and be in a position to prove the obtaining of the same before September 30, 2020 .
  • In addition, students from foreign educational systems, whose mother tongue is different from Spanish, must prove level B2 of the Spanish language (or higher) .
  • Specific requirements that any of the requested masters may have. You can consult it by accessing the website of the Master itself.
Last updated Apr 2020

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