Person-Centred Practice (Advancing Care Home Practice) (PgDip)

Queen Margaret University


This interdisciplinary programme is attractive to practitioners in clinical, management, education or development roles in the care home sector. The aim is for learners to be person-centred practitioners/managers/ leaders with expertise to advance practice through the development of clinical and/or management skills. Being inspirational leaders they will promote autonomy and experiment with a range of methodologies, including quality improvement and practice development, to create person-centred cultures that improve the experiences of residents, families and teams in care homes.

You can exit after stage 1 with PgCert Person-Centred Practice (Advancing Care Home Practice).

Entry Requirements

Candidates will normally be graduates with evidence of relevant recent academic study. Employment in a care home practice area.

Start Date

September, January


Postgraduate Diploma

Study Method

Blended learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

2-5 years


School of Health Sciences


Health Professions

SCQF Level