Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Dementia
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters M.Sc. / P.Grad.Dip.
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake September 2019
Application Date Closing Date 30 June 2019
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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
Students are required to attend the university for one week in September, approximately 15 days in year 1 and approximately 10 days in year 2. Full time students are required to attend for two days per week throughout the academic year.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Admission Requirements
• Current registration on the appropriate division of NMBI live register
• Minimum of one year's professional experience in supporting persons with dementia within the past two years
• For the duration of the course all appl...

Course Content

Expand+This M.Sc. in Dementia has been developed, in partnership with National key stakeholders, to meet the demands and challenges within the health care system and specifically within dementia care. The programme is firmly grounded in a body of knowledge ...

Subjects Taught The modules are:
1. Theory and Practice of Enquiry Methods for Healthcare
2. Ethics and Law in Health Care, or
3. Clinical Practice Module
4. Ways of Understanding Dementia and Dementia Care
5. Critical issues in Assessment and Care Planning
6. Enhancing the experience of living with Dementia
7. Fundamentals of Palliative and End of Life Care
8. Dissertation
Further Enquiries Course Director
Dr Michael Brennan
Telephone Number +353-1-896 3021
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