Master of Science (Dementia Care)

University of Wollongong

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00102E

The Master of Science (Dementia Care) provides graduates with the ability to critically review the health and well-being of people with dementia; review social policy and its impact on the provision of dementia care from a national and international perspective; and demonstrate facilitation and advocacy skills to work with users, carers and colleagues in the health, social care and voluntary sectors.

Designed for

Dementia care practitioners


  • 4 core subjects from the Graduate Certificate in Dementia Care
  • plus 2 core subjects: Reflective Practice 2 and Innovations in Practice Development
  • plus 2 health related subjects to be approved by the Course Co-ordinator.


  • Dementia care

Standard entry requirements

Bachelor degree in a health-related discipline, or equivalent

Study pathways

Successful completion of the Graduate Certificate in Dementia Care provides 24 credit points of advanced standing towards the Master of Science (Dementia Care).

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Wollongong Domestic: $38,016
International: $42,336
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