University of Bradford

University of Bradford

Dementia Studies (Training in Dementia Care)

The course is aimed at practitioners working in the field of dementia care who wish to develop their skills and knowledge in relation to the development, delivery and evaluation of training in the field of dementia care, with a particular focus on person-centered care training. The course addresses the need to develop the capacity of individuals and organisations to provide quality training to staff in order to deliver good-quality care for people with dementia and to promote sustainability in training of this nature within organisatations.

Entry requirements

A recognised health/social care related professional qualification, have at least one year's post-qualifying experience, and have the written agreement of support from managers and evidence of negotiated access for practice requirements. IELTS at 6.5 or the equivalent.

Course modules

Evidence-based dementia care; practice development and organisational change.

Assessment methods

Practice project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Bradford Bradford BD7 1DP Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Faculty of Health Studies
Telephone number: 
01274 236367