Our online, undergraduate course ‘Improving Dementia Care’ is a 15 week distance learning course. This module is designed for health and social care practitioners looking to improve their knowledge and practice in the field of dementia care.
Study method: Online, Part-time
Practice experience, enthusiasm and commitment to study.
The course aims are:
The University of Stirling is committed to world class education and research, with a pioneering spirit and a passion for innovation and excellence.
In joining our distance learning courses in dementia studies, you will become part of an international, multi-disciplinary community of students and academics, committed to creating change and improving dementia practice and the experiences of living with dementia.
Our education takes a theory-based and practice-oriented approach to consider the diversity of living and dying with dementia. It encourages collaborative, inter-disciplinary, critical and reflexive learning and it seeks to produce leaders of change in the dementia field.
A single blended learning course worth 20 credits at SCQF level 10, including one introductory session (that takes place online or at the University of Stirling campus) followed by 14 weeks of online learning.
Dr Richard Ward