Middlesex University

Middlesex University

Dementia Care and Practice

This course is for individuals working in care of the older person in health and/or social care settings (acute or continuing care settings, statutory, private or voluntary care provision); prisons; government agencies. On successful completion, students will have developed professional accountability in performing and expanding mastery of clinical skills for practice, advances in the field of dementia care and act as a catalyst for innovation, the evidence-base for a range of therapeutic interventions and their application in practice, the socio-political context of dementia care and practice, and the complex range of physical, psychosocial, cultural, legal and ethical issues which impact on families and carer.

Entry requirements

Post-qualification healthcare professional with 6 months experience as a qualified practitioner.

Course modules

Compulsory: Meeting the needs of people with dementia and their carers; delivering evidence based dementia care; practice based learning project.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include a critical appraisal, written assignments and a research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 63 per Credit (England) 18 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 93 per Credit (International) 18 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 63 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 18 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 63 per Credit (Scotland) 18 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 63 per Credit (Wales) 18 months
Graduate Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 93 per Credit (International) 18 months
Graduate Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 63 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 18 months
Graduate Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 63 per Credit (Scotland) 18 months
Graduate Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 63 per Credit (Wales) 18 months
Graduate Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 63 per Credit (England) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hendon Campus Barnet NW4 4BT South East

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