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Social Sciences: Ageing/GerontologyPart of Social Sciences

In Britain alone, more than 1,500 people reach their 65th birthday every day. Ageing/Gerontology examines opportunities and challenges for older people, and how they differ across the world.

16 February 2018

Commonweath Shared Scholarship available f...

We are delighted to announce an opportunity to apply for up to four...

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8 February 2017

Being ‘active’ and ‘engaged’ boosts wellbe...

A new ‘index’ developed by Age UK and the University of Southampton...

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“I find studying long distance really exciting, I can stay home, I can be in my bedroom or I can be at the beach when I do my reading. I can look up in the middle of the night and study then, it is up to me.”

Diana Nabbumba - MSc Gerontology (Distance Learning)


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