Study programme

First term (October - December)

Compulsory subjects

  • Research methodologies (4 ECTS)
  • Research techniques (3 ECTS)
  • Organization models of social and health integration (3 ECTS)
  • Psychosocial aspects of chronic illnesses and ageing (3 ECTS)
  • Advanced biostatistics (4 ECTS)

Second term (January - March)

Compulsory subjects

  • Health economy and quality of care in chronicity and ageing (4 ECTS)
  • Family, carers and social networks (3 ECTS)
  • Writing a grant proposal (3 ECTS)
  • Educational therapy and communication (3 ECTS)

Third term (April - June) 

Optative subjects (12 ECTS to choose)

  • Diabetes and musculoskeletal disorders (3 ECTS)
  • Cardiovascular and respiratory diseases (3 ECTS)
  • Cancer, genetics and epigenetics, genomics, proteomics of chronic illnesses (3 ECTS)
  • Scientific writing in English (3 ECTS)
  • ICT research and innovation (3 ECTS)
  • Healthy ageing (3 ECTS)
  • E-Health (3 ECTS)
  • Fragility and geriatric syndromes (3 ECTS)
  • Dementias (3 ECTS)
  • Nutrition and physical activity(3 ECTS)

Second and thir term (January - June)

  • Master’s Degree Final Project (14 ECTS)
  • External practicum (4 ECTS)

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