Master's in Gerontology

2019/2020 · 90 credits

Quality assurance

All UDC centers have a Internal Quality Assurance System (IQAS), verified by the Agency to Calidade do Sistema Universitario de Galicia (ACSUG) and ANECA in FIDES programs and AUDIT, respectively, and in accordance with the standards and Guidelines for Quality Assurance in the EHEA. Within IQAS centers integrate all their degrees and masters. IQAS procedures established who and how to follow up and monitoring of the results and the student's learning process in the titration, establishing coordinating bodies and mechanisms, evaluation and continuous improvement of the studies, which are the academic comittee and the quality assurance commision of center.

Learning outcomes

The IQAS establish how UDC centers measure and analyze the learning outcomes. To do the IQAS uses rates and global indicators for assessing the quality of training provided. Included among the results, in addition to the fees included in the title verification reports (efficiency rates, graduation and dropout), assessment rates, success and performance. We compare the results obtained in the title with the center's results for each indicator.

Academic years results

Quality assurance

To ensure that the title is developed in accordance with the verification report presented the center conducts an annual monitoring report in accordance with the procedures of the center IQAS and results. This report is reviewed by the ACSUG, external evaluation agency.

The outcome of this analysis will emerge corrective actions and improvement proposals that achieve the intended objectives and the improvement of the degree.

Committees

In order to ensure proper standards and quality at UDC, an academic management committee and a quality assurance committee are appointed for each faculty/school. In addition to, each faculty/school will be able to establish a specific academic management committee of the study.

Ávila Álvarez, Adriana Ivette
Presidente
Canosa Domínguez, Nereida María
Vicepresidente
Rivadulla Fernández, Juan Casto
Secretario/a
Canabal López, Marta
Vocal Estudiante
Ramos Guerreiro, Lucía
Vocal PAS
Díaz Prado, Silvia María
Vocal Coordinador de Título
Millán Calenti, José Carlos Jesús
Vocal Coordinador de Título
Canosa Domínguez, Nereida María
Vocal Coordinador de Título
Salvado Carballo, María Jesús
Administrador/a del centro
Ávila Álvarez, Adriana Ivette
Presidente
Canosa Domínguez, Nereida María
Vicepresidente
Rivadulla Fernández, Juan Casto
Secretario/a
Muñiz García, Javier
Vocal PDI
Viana Moldes, Inés
Vocal PDI
Gil Vicente, Xoel
Vocal Estudiante
Varela Molina, Elena
Vocal Estudiante
Ramos Guerreiro, Lucía
Vocal PAS
Millán Calenti, José Carlos Jesús
Vocal Coordinador de Título
Díaz Prado, Silvia María
Vocal Coordinador de Título
Canosa Domínguez, Nereida María
Vocal Coordinador de Título
Salvado Carballo, María Jesús
Administrador/a del centro
Millán Calenti, José Carlos Jesús
Presidente
Rivadulla Fernández, Juan Casto
Secretario/a
Ávila Álvarez, Adriana Ivette
Vocal PDI
Maseda Rodríguez, Ana Belén
Vocal PDI
Salvado Carballo, María Jesús
Vocal PAS

Study facts

Study data

Students enrollment Period Value
Students count 2019/2020 20
Men 2019/2020 3
Women 2019/2020 17
Credits enrolled Period Value
Total enrolled credits 2019/2020 816
Credits on 1st enrollment 2019/2020 783
Credits on 2nd enrollment 2019/2020 18
Credits on 3rd enrollment and above 2019/2020 15
% credits repeated 2019/2020 4.04
Academic results Period Value
Average credits by student 2019/2020 40.8
SEGUIMIENTO rates Period Value
Leaving rate 2017/2018 14.29

Centre data

Student enrollment Period Value
Students count 2019/2020 306
Men 2019/2020 70
Women 2019/2020 236
Credits enrolled Period Value
Total enrolled credits 2019/2020 16,290
Credits on 1st enrollment 2019/2020 15,210
Credits on 2nd enrollment 2019/2020 745
Credits on 3rd enrollment and above 2019/2020 333.5
% credits repeated 2019/2020 6.62
Academics results Period Value
Average credits by student 2019/2020 53.23

Study data

Students enrollment Period Value
Students count 2018/2019 25
Men 2018/2019 2
Women 2018/2019 23
Credits enrolled Period Value
Total enrolled credits 2018/2019 1,074
Credits on 1st enrollment 2018/2019 1,044
Credits on 2nd enrollment 2018/2019 15
Credits on 3rd enrollment and above 2018/2019 15
% credits repeated 2018/2019 2.79
Academic results Period Value
Average credits by student 2018/2019 42.96
Evaluation rate 2018/2019 98.6
Success rate 2018/2019 100
Performance rate 2018/2019 98.6
SEGUIMIENTO rates Period Value
Efficiency rate 2018/2019 98.48
Graduation rate 2016/2017 83.33
Leaving rate 2016/2017 8.33

Centre data

Student enrollment Period Value
Students count 2018/2019 310
Men 2018/2019 63
Women 2018/2019 247
Credits enrolled Period Value
Total enrolled credits 2018/2019 16,650
Credits on 1st enrollment 2018/2019 15,930
Credits on 2nd enrollment 2018/2019 437.5
Credits on 3rd enrollment and above 2018/2019 281.5
% credits repeated 2018/2019 4.32
Academics results Period Value
Average credits by student 2018/2019 53.72
Evaluation rate 2018/2019 94.1
Success rate 2018/2019 97.43
Performance rate 2018/2019 91.68

Study data

Students enrollment Period Value
Students count 2017/2018 27
Men 2017/2018 3
Women 2017/2018 24
Credits enrolled Period Value
Total enrolled credits 2017/2018 1,191
Credits on 1st enrollment 2017/2018 1,176
Credits on 2nd enrollment 2017/2018 15
Credits on 3rd enrollment and above 2017/2018 0
% credits repeated 2017/2018 1.26
Academic results Period Value
Average credits by student 2017/2018 44.11
Evaluation rate 2017/2018 88.41
Success rate 2017/2018 99.43
Performance rate 2017/2018 87.91
SEGUIMIENTO rates Period Value
Efficiency rate 2017/2018 100
Graduation rate 2015/2016 90.91
Leaving rate 2015/2016 0

Centre data

Student enrollment Period Value
Students count 2017/2018 297
Men 2017/2018 54
Women 2017/2018 243
Credits enrolled Period Value
Total enrolled credits 2017/2018 16,350
Credits on 1st enrollment 2017/2018 15,580
Credits on 2nd enrollment 2017/2018 601
Credits on 3rd enrollment and above 2017/2018 160.5
% credits repeated 2017/2018 4.66
Academics results Period Value
Average credits by student 2017/2018 55.04
Evaluation rate 2017/2018 93.52
Success rate 2017/2018 98.68
Performance rate 2017/2018 92.29

Facts by subject

Success Not success Not presented

Common compulsory module

Assessment and Intervention in Gerontology
11
0
0
Social Gerontology I
11
0
0
Clinic Gerontology I
11
0
0
Research Methodology in Gerontology
11
0
0

Compulsory module by specialty

Clinic Gerontology II
11
0
0
Geriatric Pathology and Intervention I
11
0
0
Geriatric Pathology and Intervention II
11
0
0
Clinic Psychology
11
0
0

Compulsory activities module

Final Year Dissertation
13
0
1
Practicum (External practicum)
13
0
0

Optative module

The Research Project in Gerontology
7
0
0
Non-pharmacological intervention in dementias
11
0
0
Geriatric pharmacology
11
0
0
English Language I
11
0
0
English Language II
7
0
0

Success Not success Not presented

Common compulsory module

Assessment and Intervention in Gerontology
13
0
1
Social Gerontology I
12
0
2
Clinic Gerontology I
13
0
1
Research Methodology in Gerontology
12
0
2

Compulsory module by specialty

Clinic Gerontology II
13
0
2
Geriatric Pathology and Intervention I
12
1
1
Geriatric Pathology and Intervention II
14
0
1
Clinic Psychology
12
0
2

Compulsory activities module

Final Year Dissertation
9
0
2
Practicum (External practicum)
10
0
1

Optative module

The Research Project in Gerontology
9
0
2
Non-pharmacological intervention in dementias
12
0
2
Geriatric pharmacology
10
0
2
English Language I
13
0
1
English Language II
6
0
0
Gerontological economy
1
0
0
Physical activity in Gerontology
1
0
0

Success Not success Not presented

Common compulsory module

Assessment and Intervention in Gerontology
11
1
0
Social Gerontology I
12
0
0
Clinic Gerontology I
12
0
0
Research Methodology in Gerontology
11
1
0

Compulsory module by specialty

Clinic Gerontology II
10
1
0
Geriatric Pathology and Intervention I
13
0
0
Geriatric Pathology and Intervention II
11
0
0
Clinic Psychology
12
0
0

Compulsory activities module

Final Year Dissertation
10
0
1
Practicum (External practicum)
11
0
0

Optative module

The Research Project in Gerontology
8
0
0
Non-pharmacological intervention in dementias
12
0
0
Geriatric pharmacology
4
1
0
English Language I
12
0
0
English Language II
11
0
0

Master thesis works

These are the master thesis works that have been read in recent academic years.

Approach of occupational therapy in older people with Parkinson's disease

Effectiveness of multi-component physical activity through cycle-ergometers on the frailty in older people

Effects of mindfulness in the aging process and its relationship to emotional and cognitive well-being

Electrostimulation technique as a treatment of dysphagia in the geriatric patient

Falls in older people as a predictor of hip fracture: assessment of risks and prevention

Loneliness and depression in older people

Loneliness as risk of mortality in the older people

Management of Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of dementia: Approach from Occupational Therapy

Myths and stereotypes of sexuality in older people

Psychotropic drugs in institutionalized older people: prescription and duplication

Related variables to successful aging

Relationship between frailty and functional capacity: A systematic review

Virtual reality as a predictor of successful aging in older people

Benefits of reminiscence therapy in older people with dementia

Comorbidity: Associated factors in a population of frail older adults

Functional ability in institutionalized frail older adults

Hearing impairment and cochlear implants in older adults: approach from the speech

Impact of anxiety and depression disorders on functional ability in non-institutionalized older adults

Non-pharmacological intervention of dysphagia in Parkinson's disease

Performance capacity to carry out the basic activities of daily living in older adults: gender differences

Quality of life in institutionalized frail older adults

Sleep disturbances in older adults: treatments and alternatives

Offer places

Offer available places last year and, for degree studies, you can also check the cut notes of those admitted by PAAU.

academic year 2018/2019
General offer 25