LIVING WELL - DESIGNING AN ELDERLY- AND DEMENTIA-INCLUSIVE, SMART ENVIRONMENT

  • LIVING WELL - DESIGNING AN ELDERLY- AND DEMENTIA-INCLUSIVE, SMART ENVIRONMENT

    About the Course

    The course aims to comprehensively address issues of environmental fit, for seniors and/or persons with cognitive impairment associated with dementia and their families, by introducing applicable elderly- and dementia-inclusive technology/IOT and environmental design in the living space. The introduction of such an intuitive technology/IOT and environmental design in managing a person’s response and adaptation to his/her living space is a critical component in successfully realizing active interaction between the person and environment. 

  • Target Participants

    This course is suitable for caregivers, care/service providers, builders, architects, designers, and relevant to others to maximize environmental congruence for the person, both functionally and psychosocially, by factoring in relevant environmental adjustments to the person’s changing health/age status.

  • Certification

    Certificate of Participation.

  • Admission Requirements

    No pre-requisites are needed.

  • Course schedule (conducting days & time)

    Duration:  4 hours
    Date/Time:  27 July 2019, 9 am to 1 pm
    Venue:  School of Health & Social Sciences (SHSS), Block J, Level 3, Nanyang Polytechnic, 180 Ang Mo Kio 8, Singapore 569830.

    Application Open:  15 May 2019
    Application Close:  6 July 2019

  • What You'll Study

    LIVING WELL - DESIGNING AN ELDERLY- AND DEMENTIA-INCLUSIVE, SMART ENVIRONMENT
  • Course Fees and Funding

    Course Fee Table

    Fee Type Fee Payable (incl GST)
    Course Fee $96.30
    NYP Alumni Member: Fee Payable after 10% alumni discount $86.67
    SC aged 50 & above: Fee Payable after NSA Grant $51.30
    SC aged 50 & above: Fee Payable after NSA Grant & 10% alumni discount $46.49
    NYP reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any prog and amend the fees/info without prior notice.

  • Contact for course enquiries

    Ms JIOE RINA, rina_jioe@nyp.edu.sg, Tel No:6550-1311

  • Remarks

    (1) This is an NSA-approved short course.  Singapore Citizen (SC) aged 50 & above will receive a subsidy of 50% off course fee (capped at $500 per course excl GST).  Refer to above Course Fee Table for details. Terms & conditions apply.  Please visit NSA website for details.
    (2) If you wish to enjoy the NSA subsidy, please download & submit the completed NSA Personal Data Protection Form via online or mail it to School of Health & Social Studies (SHSS), General Admin Office, Block J, Level 3, Nanyang Polytechnic, 180 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 8, Singapore 569830.
    (3) NYP reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any program and amend the fees/info without prior notice.