University of Tasmania

Bachelor of Dementia Care

University of Tasmania
Institution rating
4.1
Duration
From 3 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
Online
Next start date
February

Why study this course

The Bachelor of Dementia Care is Australia's first degree in dementia care. It is available to domestic or international students, from carers to health professionals and anyone with an interest in studying dementia. This course will develop specialised knowledge in this field so that students can make a difference to the lives of people living with dementia. You are able to exit this degree after two years and graduate with an Associate Degree in Dementia Care.


Career Insights from SEEK

of students felt this course had a positive impact on their career.
80%
Roles related to this course: Personal Care Assistant, Support Worker, Case Manager, Occupational Therapist, and 1 more.

Entry requirements

Relevant Experience

Where is this course offered?

This course is delivered entirely online, so you can:

  • Study from anywhere and choose when you want to fit study into your week
  • Access all study materials, assessments, and student support services
  • Achieve the same qualification as someone studying in a classroom

Find out more about online courses and the benefits of studying online.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit University of Tasmania's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, University of Tasmania can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.


Visit University of Tasmania's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Bachelor of Dementia Care have been employed in these roles:

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Personal Care Assistant
$55k1,197
Support Worker
$60k5,054
Case Manager
$70k3,023
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What are students saying?

Bachelor of Dementia Care
University of Tasmania
4.5
(8 reviews)
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Published Jul 2018
Bachelor of Dementia CareUniversity of Tasmania
Graduation dateN/A
Study modeOnline
Student review
Fantastic. Very happy with it all and the university in general. Absolutely no complaints.
Published Jul 2018
Bachelor of Dementia CareUniversity of Tasmania
Graduation dateN/A
Study modeOnline
Student review
Loved the course but doesn’t help career at all if you are not an RN
Published Jul 2018
Bachelor of Dementia CareUniversity of Tasmania
Graduation dateN/A
Study modeBlended
Student review
This course is informative and extremely interesting for anyone who has a career in the Aged care industry.

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Bachelor of Dementia Care

You may wish to discuss the following with University of Tasmania:

  • Course price
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Bachelor of Dementia Care

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