Study Programmes 2015-2016
Version 2014-2015
PSYC0091-1  
Neuropsychology of elderly
Duration :
15h Th
Number of credits :
Master en logopédie, à finalité2
Master in Psychology2
Certificat d'université en psychologie clinique à orientation neuropsychologie 1,5
Certificat d'université en psychologie clinique à orientation psychopathologie 1,5
Lecturer :
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Course contents :
Classification and characteristics of dementia syndromes - Cognitive approach of Alzheimer's disease - Early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease - Working memory deficits in Alzheimer's disease - Clinical management of early Alzheimer's disease.
Learning outcomes of the course :
Classification and neuropsychological semiology of dementia. Introduction to the early diagnosis and to the clinical and cognitive management strategies of dementia patients.
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Lecturing.
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
Face-to-face.
Recommended or required readings :
Lecture notes and book chapters.
Assessment methods and criteria :
Written examination with open-ended questions.
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
Contacts :
Responsible: Thierry Meulemans (thierry.meulemans@ulg.ac.be) Autres contributors: - Stéphane Adam (stephane.adam@ulg.ac.be) - Fabienne Collette (f.collette@ulg.ac.be)