SNM656 Inclusive of people with dementia: involvement and impact
Who is it for?
This course is aimed at health and social care professionals, voluntary sector practitioners and those looking to develop an academic career focusing on dementia and dementia care.
Overview of content:
What is it about?
This module aims to present students with a wide-ranging understanding of the policy context for seeking to include people with dementia in the design, delivery and evaluation of their services. The module then gives students multiple examples from research and practice of various practical methods of involving people with dementia – with and without carers – highlighting associated limitations and challenges. The module invites students to critically evaluate the increasingly important question of impact measurement.
Mode of assessment
Module related knowledge will be assessed through completion of a 3000 word assignment.
Links to Academic Award
15 Credits at Level 7
Start date: Dates for September 2020 tbc
Attendance dates: September 2018 structure for reference only
Application and Funding
To apply for this course you need to complete an online application form and you can do this by selecting the "apply" link at the top right of this page. A fees and funding form will automatically be sent on submission of your application form. Details of funding options can be found on our Funding Page.
If you wish to undertake the full MA Dementia Studies course, please apply using this form.
If successful in your application for the course you will receive a confirmation email with the exact details of the location of teaching, closer to the start date.
The School of Nursing and Midwifery is based at Barber House, Glossop Road, Sheffield; opposite the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, however teaching may take place across the University site.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Tel: 0114 222 2071