University of Stirling

University of Stirling

Health and Well-Being of the Older Person

The over-arching aim of this course is to support health and social care professionals to develop an enhanced and applied knowledge base of the health and wellbeing of the older person and their service provision.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply. Current professional registration as nurse or health/social care practioner is required.

Course modules

Exploring the complexities of caring for the older person;; anticipating and enhancing the health and wellbeing of the person with dementia in practice settings ; action research in healthcare practice ; partnership in care for managing long-term conditions ; quality improvement projects in health and social care.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 11,400 per Year 1 (International) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Stirling Campus Stirling FK9 4LA Scotland

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