Social Gerontology (International Program)
Master of Science in Social Gerontology (International Program)
Aging population had been dramatically increasing everywhere in this world society. Living longer is not only to complete the physical health, but obviously; psychological, social, and cultural environment, are also important. Master of Science in Social Gerontology at Chulabhorn International College of Medicine, Thammasat University (Rangsit Campus), will encourage and empower young academicians the holistic point of view for caring the elder, not only to promote health and well-being, but also to increase socio-cultural dimensions for elder life security, as well as suggestion for the policy movement.

Course Syllabus

 
Plan A1: Research Focus
Year1/Semester 1 Credits
CMG 803 Thesis 12 Credits
Total 12 Credits  
Year1/Semester 2  
CMG 803 Thesis 12 Credits
Total 12 Credits  
Year 2/Semester 1  
CMG 803 Thesis 12 Credits
Total 12 Credits  
Total credits requirement is 36 credits  
Plan A2: Course Work and Thesis
Year 1/Semester 1 Credits
CMI 603 Research Methodology in Integrative Medicine 3 Credits
CML 602 Seminar in Longevity Medicine 1 Credit
CMG 611 Introduction to Social Gerontology 3 Credits
CMG 612 Health Promotion and Prevention 3 Credits
Total 10 Credits  
Year 1/Semester 2  
CMG 613 Palliative and End of Life Care for the Elderly 3 Credits
CMG 614 Tool Development for Health Assessment 3 Credits
Elective courses 3 Credits
Elective courses 2 Credits
Total 11 Credits  
Year 2/Semester 1  
CMG 711 Practicum in Social Gerontology 3 Credits
CMG 800 Thesis 6 Credits
Total 9 Credits  
Year 2/Semester 2  
CMG 800 Thesis 6 Credits
Total 6 Credits  
Total credits requirement is 36 credits  

Requirements

General requirements

 

Master of Science Program in Social Gerontology

 
Thammasat University Students? qualifications are detailed in the University Regulations for Graduate Students, 2553 B.E., and itemized No. 7.
 
 Plan A1: Research Focus
- Applicant must possess Bachelor?s Degree in any fields from university approved by the University Council.
- At least two years of experience on elderly health and life development or research published in journals approved by the Office of Higher Education Commissions or in TCI database showing expertise with at least 50 percent research section per one article ought to be presented.
- Specific qualifications shall depend on the consideration of the program?s committee.

This is a research-focus program. Students need to complete the thesis work at least 36 credits. Additional course and academic activities may be applied according to the recommendation of the advisors or the program committee.
 
 Plan A2: Course Work and Thesis
- Applicant must possess Bachelor?s Degree in any fields from university approved by the University Council.
- Specific qualifications shall depend on the consideration of the program?s committee.
 
Applicants who do not meet one of the stated requirements or give any false information or intentionally conceal any information, they shall be terminated for applying to the program although they can pass all entrance examinations.
 

Specific requirements

 

English requirements

 

General knowledge score

 

Preferred Characteristics

 

Supporting Documents for Program Admission

 
 Criteria
Candidates must pass written and interview examinations.
 
 Examination
Written Examination on Basic knowledge
Interview Examination
 
The decision of the committees is an end and it must be acceptable.

Tuition and Fees

 
Thai Students: 65,000 THB/Semester
Foreign Students: 85,000 THB/Semester
This amount does not include delayed registration fee, student status maintenance fee, foreign language test application fee, and University maintenance fee.

Contact

 

Admission for Social Gerontology

Tel. 02-5644440 Ext. 4494


Office: +66 2564 4440-9 Ext. 7589

Email: pr.cicm.tu@gmail.com

Email: cicminterpr@tu.ac.th


PR-Ext. 7589 / Admission-Ext. 7595

Administration-Ext. 4539 / Personnel-Ext. 4541

Address:

Chulabhorn International College of Medicine,

Thammasat University

Cooperative Learning Center, Piyachart 2

99 Moo 18 Klong Luang, Rangsit, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand