Ageing features prominently within medical undergraduate training (MBBS), offering students opportunities to benefit from the strength and breadth of research in this field.
Undergraduate training is also available through two highly successful modules. A 2nd year option Biology of Ageing and a 3rd year option Clinical Ageing, both within the Biomedical Sciences degree programme.
The following undergraduate courses contain ageing-related teaching:
* Newcastle Ageing Generations Education (NU-AGE) is a recently developed cross-faculty module about ageing, in its broadest context, aimed at undergraduate students from any academic background. The module was piloted in March 2014 and was adopted as a formal module in the academic year 2014-15.
Dean of Undergraduate Studies
Senior Research Associate
Undergraduate Teaching Champion