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Geriatric Nursing Test-Out Options

Earn credit for what you already know by testing out of a class, or by providing national exam scores or industry credentials. If you have any questions, or would like to start the process, please contact Wendi Ludwig at 715.803.1023 or studentrecords@ntc.edu.

INTRODUCTION TO DEMENTIA (10544103)

Credits: 2.00

Explores the history of dementia, different types of dementia and different stages of the disease. Differentiate dementia and the normal aging process while gaining an understanding of dementia related behaviors by engaging in interactive activities. Examine the physical, physiological and emotional impacts of this disease, as well as investigate the latest medical research.

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Test-Out Option Term Definitions

Test
An exam that is scored by faculty or staff in NTC’s Testing Center.
Skill Demonstration
A performance of your expertise that is evaluated by faculty.
Combination: Test & Skill Demonstration
A combination of both a test and a skill demonstration.
Portfolio
A collection and explanation of your past learning through work or life experience.