The MSc Dementia Studies is the only masters’ degree in South Wales that specialises in dementia. This program is designed to equip students with the skills and ability to assist people living with dementia, as well as being able to help those who care for them. This excellent program was developed by people living with dementia, family carers, health, social and allied health professionals.
This postgraduate degree is an excellent way to increase your skills and knowledge if you already work with patients suffering from dementia in either a professional or volunteer capacity.
This program explores a variety of relevant topics including the lived experience of dementia from diagnosis to end of life care and death. The biopsychosocial, spiritual and political factors influencing the lived experience of dementia will also be closely examined. Additional studies include how care should best be delivered so it can enhance the health and well-being of people living with dementia as well as professional, legal and ethical issues in dementia practice.
Interested in finding out more about this program? If you are applying from Canada, please contact our Canadian agent Barclay Educational Services at JSB@barclayedu.com Please Note: Applications are still being accepted for Fall 2020 however, start dates could change due to COVID-19.