This programme explores the role of professionals working with people with dementia.
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
Modules include: experience of dementia; dementia care guiding principles; evidence-based dementia care; brain and behaviour - implications for dementia care practice; PgDip modules include: practice development and organisational change; ethical and legal issues in dementia; activities and occupation in dementia care; evidence-based dementia care; brain and behaviour; audit and evaluation in dementia care; research literacy and design; dissertation for MSc.
Professional health or social care qualification in nursing, social care, clinical psychology, occupational therapy or other related area; 1 year's post-qualifying experience; good Honours degree in a relevant subject, or equivalent postgraduate qualification; candidates must have written agreement of support from their manager and evidence of negotiated access for practice requirements. IELTS at 6.5 or the equivalent.