Dementia Pathways. For Health & Social Care Professionals

Interdisciplinary Online Postgraduate Certificate in Dementia (TCD)

Who is the programme suitable for?

  • Nurses
  • Doctors
  • Occupational therapists
  • Social workers
  • Other professionals working with persons living with dementia and their families/significant others.

Brief Description

The aim of the Postgraduate Certificate in Dementia is to facilitate students to develop a comprehensive academic and evidence-based approach to their practice, to critically explore and critique dementia care service provision. The design is such that it will promote collaboration between disciplines of nursing, medicine, occupational therapy, social work and other professionals working with persons living with dementia and their families/significant others.

Graduates of this course, in applying their learning, will be enabled to promote and develop excellence in dementia care in their practice setting thus ensuring that people with dementia live a dignified and meaningful life.

Duration

One year

Mode of Delivery

Online

Where is it available?

https://nursing-midwifery.tcd.ie/postgraduate/online/dementia.php

Cost

https://www.tcd.ie/academicregistry/fees-and-payments/

Contact information

Email: Dr Michael Brennan

Course Co-ordinator

Tel:  01 8963950

Email: PGT.Nursing.Midw@tcd.ie

Tel: 01 8963753

School Of Nursing & Midwifery

Email: Nursing.Midwifery@tcd.ie

Tel: 01 8962692