Holistic Assessment for Seniors

This module introduces students to the knowledge of holistic assessment for seniors. Students will learn various tools used in the physical and psychosocial assessment of the aged in the community. They will appreciate how holistic assessment works to reduce the time and promotes greater equity in the process of assessment.

Upon completion of this module, students will be able to conduct cognitive, dementia, social, health and fitness, and caregiver assessment independently. 

Holistic Assessment for Seniors is a module selected from the Specialist Diploma in Healthy Ageing & Community Care for Seniors.  It enables participants to acquire new skills or deepen relevant skills without the need to pursue a full specialist diploma. As this is a stackable course, participants may choose to complete the remaining modules within the validity period, of 2 years, to be awarded the full Specialist Diploma qualification.

How often do I need to attend the course?

Lessons will be held at Republic Polytechnic @ Woodlands

Course commences in October. Application Start and End date: 17 July 2023 to 31 August 2023.

Number of Lessons Duration 
Three times/week (weekdays) 7pm to 10pm

Note : Some lessons will be conducted via e-learning.
Please click on the "Register" button to view the updated course schedule and fees on the Skills Training & Enhancement Portal (STEP).

Last updated on 20 Feb 2024

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