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Strategies for Successful Ageing

Trinity College Dublin via FutureLearn

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  • Provider FutureLearn
  • Subject Health & Medicine
  • $ Cost Free Online Course (Audit)
  • Session Finished
  • Language English
  • Certificate Paid Certificate Available
  • Effort 2 hours a week
  • Start Date
  • Duration 5 weeks long

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Overview

How do you feel about ageing?

What choices are you making to stay happy, healthy, socially-connected and active as you age?

During this five-week course, distinguished academics and physicians at Trinity College Dublin will present world-leading research in successful ageing, which may challenge many of the assumptions you have about growing old.

Learn strategies and tips for healthy, active ageing

This course is relevant for adults who wish to acquire strategies for successful ageing. No previous experience or qualifications are required.

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Alathea A
3.0 11 months ago
by Alathea completed this course, spending 5 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.
I found much of the course simplistic. Obviously a lot of people found it inspiring, but for me it raised a lot of questions for which no answers were forthcoming from the educators. For instance: advice was based on research which has shown a correlation between healthy ageing and exercise, or healthy ageing and mental activity: but we were not told whether or not the relationships are causal, or whether targetted intervention would be effective or not. (A quick look on the internet suggests that increasing physical activity is effective, but that the jury is still out on how to improve men…
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Carol F
5.0 2 years ago
by Carol completed this course, spending 5 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.
This course gave a positive view of aging, along with the realities.

Workable strategies were provided, along with tools to aid us along our journey . At the end of each week students selected a particular strategy that was pertinent to our individual situations. This made the course very personal and relevant.

I personally feel equipped and empowered to shape my own future by the choices I make, and face any challenges future years may bring.
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