Dementia Pathways. For Health & Social Care Professionals

MSc in Dementia Nursing Practice (DCU)

Who is the programme suitable for?

  • Healthcare professionals

  • Specialist and Advanced practitioner roles in healthcare provision.

  • Nurses

Brief Description

This is a postgraduate educational framework for nurses and other healthcare practitioners.

This part-time programme, allows students to get a Master degree in their chosen practice area over two years. Students have the option to complete their Graduate Diploma or their Graduate Certificate in 18 months if they do not wish to continue to Masters. Students wishing to take a more flexible approach can complete the programme over four years.


Part time/ 2 years 

Mode of delivery

  • Blended learning framework
  • Online
  • Face to face
  • Practice-based learning.

Students are assigned a practice/clinical supervisor from their practice area, to provide support and guidance.

Where is it available


Contact information

Tel: 01-7007985