TopThis module will be conducted through
- Weekly lectures (weekly 3.5 hour session)
- Videos and small group discussions
- Group assignments and class presentation
- Site visit to a Community Hospital to observe the services available to support the functional independence of the older persons in the community.
The course will draw on faculty lecturers, talks by field experts, assigned readings, online materials and selected case studies.
Site Visit to Thye Hua Kwan Community Hospital at Ang Mo Kio
The visit will be in week 9, on 13 October 2015. Students are to reach the hospital by 2.15PM and will be dismissed from the hospital. A single bus transfer from NUS to hospital will be catered, students who wish to take the bus must arrive at the pick-up point by 1.25PM and the bus will leave at 1.35PM sharp. Alternatively, students can also arrange own transportation and reach the hospital by 2.15PM.