The Ethics, Rights, and Responsibilities of Carers for the Elderly

EQF Level 4


The Ethics, Rights, and Responsibilities of Carers for the Elderly

TBC 2022
Module Type
AED 220
ECTS Credits

Module Description

This module covers three distinctive areas: i. ethics, ii. rights and responsibilities of carers, and iii. legal aspects related to elderly care.

Its aim is to equip you with the knowledge of these three areas, coupled with a basic understanding of how and if these areas interconnect.

This module focuses on the Maltese legislation related to the sector.

Entry Requirements

Candidates who apply must be in possession of at least one of the following:


  • a pass in English Language and Mathematics;


  • an MQF Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (‘O’ Level or equivalent).

Target Audience

This course is targeted at:

  • candidates seeking a career and a formal qualification in elderly care;
  • candidates who wish to progress in their studies along the Further and Higher Education route, whilst broadening their chances of advancing in their own career path.

How you’ll be assessed

The method of assessment is assignment-based.


Module Intake Dates

TBC 2022
AED 220

Additional Info

Reading for the entire Certificate in Elderly Care as presented in this brochure costs $2,200.*

Due to the modular structure of the course, you may also opt to take individual modules as stand-alone. The entry requirements still apply.**

*Prices are applicable to students who reside in the UAE at the time of applying.

** For the price of individual modules, please contact the IDEA Academy team.


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