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University Master's degree in Ageing and Health - 6th edition

The master's degree offers both aspects of professional specialisation and research initiation. Therefore, the main goals are:

  • To train professionals working in the fields related to aging, so that they are able to face the problems with a holistic and integrative vision.
  • Acquire and develop skills for the transfer of new academic knowledge in the areas of health care and public health in aging.
  • Acquire and develop skills to incorporate basic knowledge in aging.
  • Develop skills for the care work and/or research multidisciplinary character in aging.
University Master's degree in Ageing and Health
Master's degree description (RUCT link)
Duration 60 ECTS - 1 year


Face-to-face classes are a 20% of the total degree.


Face-to-face classes are held once a month during al the academic course. On Friday from 9 am to 9 pm and Saturday from 9 am to 15 pm.

Work placement Clinical or research placement according to the track is compulsory. 8 ECTS credits
Language of instruction Spanish and Catalan
Places available 40
Course dates From September 2017 to end June 2018
Master's degree thesis Only one
Collaborating institutions Hospital Universitari de Sant Joan de Reus , Hospital Universitari de Joan XXIII de Tarragona, Hospital de la Santa Creu de Jesús, Hospital Sociosanitari Francolí, PADES Reus, Hospital Comarcal Amposta, Residencia gent gran Amposta, Residencia gent gran Sant Carles, Campus Terres de l'Ebre, Fundació Alícia

Facultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut

Hospital Universitari Sant Joan de Reus

Associated doctoral programme Biomedicine
Academic coordination

Dr. Gabriel de Febrer Martínez

Dr. Rosa M. Valls

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Master’s Office