• Deakin University

HND732.3 The Impact of Diabetes across the Lifespan

Learn about diabetes across the lifespan, and the latest research in care and support for people with diabetes.

HND732.3 The Impact of Diabetes across the Lifespan
  • Duration3 weeks
  • Weekly study10 hours

Explore the impact of diabetes across the lifespan.

Learn about the impact of diabetes across the lifespan

Topics include:

  • diabetes across the lifespan
  • aging and diabetes
  • the Sense of Coherence theory
  • life transitions and transition research and frameworks
  • health professionals’ roles in transition
  • children, adolescents and older people with diabetes

What topics will you cover?

Who is the course for?

This course is targeted at:

  • people wanting to understand the causes, types and treatment of diabetes
  • health professionals wanting to reduce the prevalence and impact of diabetes.

Who will you learn with?

Dr Virginia Hagger is a RN-CDE, who has worked in the diabetes field as a clinician, program manager and researcher. She is the Course Leader for the Grad Cert in Diabetes Education.

Who developed the course?

Deakin University

Deakin University is one of Australia’s largest universities with more than 61,000 students and over 15,000 online.

  • Established1974
  • LocationMelbourne, Australia
  • World rankingTop 280Source: QS World University Rankings 2021