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Dementia (Care and the Enabling Environment)

This course will equip you with the knowledge to develop enabling and life engagement-focused services for people living with dementia and their carers. You can choose the study pathway that best suits you - be it care-focused, design-focused or a combination of both.

Entry requirements

A degree, grade 2.2 or above, or equivalent. You will also be considered if you have relevant experience. We welcome applications from students who may not have formal / traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. Students whose 1st language is not English will require evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules include: Developing dementia awareness; designing for accessibility and inclusion; life engagement and dementia: social relationships and meaningful activity; enabling environments for living well with dementia; project management and methods of inquiry; research methods; evidence based practice; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes: coursework has a dementia focus and comprises of essays; presentations; design critiques; systematic literature reviews (depending on the module being studied); independent research to develop investigative skills.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for International students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,050 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,700 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,350 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,350 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,350 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,350 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,350 per Year 1 (England) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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