Bradford Dementia Group

The Bradford Dementia Group is a multi-disciplinary and multi-professional team offering a variety of training and study courses, including undergraduate and post-graduate degree courses, seminars and dementia care mapping training. The Group is based within the School of Health Studies at the University of Bradford.

The group run the following courses. Find out more at

Study Days, Short Courses and Seminars

These programmes are the perfect option for beginners in Dementia Care who want to start to formalise their learning based around their experiences in the workplace. They are also ideal for experienced practitioners who want to update their skills in particular areas.

Such courses are usually held over one to four days, and take place in a variety of locations throughout the UK or via distance learning.

Learning to Use Dementia Care Mapping (Basic User Status)
Using Dementia Care Mapping for Practice Development (Advanced User Status)
1 Day Dementia Care Mapping Update Day
Cornerstones of Person-Centred Dementia Care: a 3-Day Foundation Course

Undergraduate Modular Programmes

The undergraduate modular programme is suitable for practitioners who wish to gain an accredited qualification. The course is available via distance and online learning.
BSc (Hons) Dementia Studies

Postgraduate Modular Programmes

The postgraduate modular programmes are designed for those practitioners who have already achieved an undergraduate qualification and who have considerable experience in the field of Dementia Care. Students are able to specialise in an area of particular interest as part of their postgraduate study. These courses are available via distance learning.
PGCert Dementia Studies
PGDip Dementia Studies
MSc Dementia Studies
PGCert Dementia Studies (Training in Dementia Care)
PGDip Dementia Studies (Training in Dementia Care)
MSc Dementia Studies (Training in Dementia Care)
PGCert Dementia Studies (Dementia Care Mapping)
PGDip Dementia Studies (Dementia Care Mapping)
MSc Dementia Studies (Dementia Care Mapping)
PGDip Dementia Studies (Dementia Workforce Development)
MSc in Dementia Studies (Dementia Workforce Development)

The Bradford Dementia Group isalso able to deliver organisation specific programmes to address training needs (subject to minimum numbers). Please contact Professor Murna Downs to discuss your needs further.

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