Research course

Dementia Studies

Lancaster University · Health Research

Entry requirements

An upper second class honours degree, in an relevant subject.

Months of entry


Course content

This part-time programme offers you a flexible approach to your study due to its innovative blend of face-to-face and distance learning approaches. The curriculum provides opportunities to gain a deeper and more critical insight into dementia theory and practice from academics who are internationally recognised in this field. Additionally it provides you with the opportunity to enhance your leadership skills and develop advanced skills in research design, practice and dissemination.
There is a residential academy each year where you can meet with others on the programme and their tutors. The rest of the course is taught online.
The course will appeal to individuals based in international settings and the UK.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


part time
84 months
full time
48 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate coordinator
+44 (0)1524 593936