Person Centered Care - Older People

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Person Centered Care - Older People
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X562 X825
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake:2019/2020 September
Application Date Applications are made online through UCD Applications. ​Applicants may be required to undertake an interview (either face-to-face or via telecommunication) as part of the admission process.
Duration 1 Year Full Time
2 Years Part Time
Entry Requirements •Hold a Primary Degree, Higher Diploma or equivalent.
•Be entered onto the appropriate division of your related professional
•Have a minimum of one year’s post-registration experience.
•Be working with older people prior to commencing the programme and for the duration of the programme.
•Other criteria to be used in the assessment of the application include number of years of experience, and evidence of ongoing professional development.
Course Content

Expand+A Graduate Diploma Person Centred Care (Older People) will enhance your existing knowledge and skills in caring for older people in all environments. The programme focuses on developing specialist knowledge to improve both the care experience of and ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+This is a one academic year programme, broken down into two semesters. Assessments are varied (assignments/short examination questions/MCQ/case presentation/practical examination) and occur at intervals throughout and at the end of the semesters. You...

Careers or Further Progression The Graduate Diploma in Person Centred Care (Older People) provides you with the comprehensive knowledge and skills required for caring for older people in multiple environments. Possessing a broad and deep understanding of the theory and skills required for caring for older people using a person centred framework, you will be well positioned to work in a variety of settings, both nationally and internationally.
Further Enquiries Tony Kynes
Executive Assistant
B105, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6491
t.kynes@ucd.ie

Academic Enquiries:
Dr Amanda Phelan
Lecturer
B307, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6482
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