Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Dementia Studies

Institution
University of South Wales · Faculty of Life Sciences and Education
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants must have at least one year experience of working with people living with dementia and be currently working with this client group for the duration of this course. This can be in a professional capacity (eg nurse working on a dementia care ward) or personal capacity (eg caring for a person living with dementia). In order to study this course you will need to meet the educational requirements for a masters’ level course. This means that you will have attained at least a 2:1 at degree level.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MSc Dementia Studies is the only masters' degree in South Wales that specialises in dementia. The MSc Dementia Studies was developed by people living with dementia, family carers, health, social and allied health professionals.

The MSc Dementia Studies course is designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills and aptitude to work with people living with dementia and their carers. This masters degree is for anyone working with people with dementia and their carers in either a professional or volunteering capacity.

Studying this MSc Dementia Studies course will enable you to provide effective care for people living with dementia and their carers.

Information for international students

Have a good level of English - that is, IELTS 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component or equivalent.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries and Admissions
Email
enquiries@southwales.ac.uk
Phone
03455 76 77 78