Cancer Nursing

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Cancer Nursing
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X546
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: Sept. 2019

How to apply
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.

Please note that all applicants are required to pay a €50 application fee. Your application cannot be processed fully unless the application fee has been paid.
Application Date Closing Date: 31 July 2019.
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Duration 1 year full-time.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+•Applicants must hold a primary degree in Nursing (or equivalent in related discipline)/APEL consideration if no degree

•Applicants must be entered onto the appropriate division of the Nurses Register maintained by the Nursing and Midwifery Board ...

Course Content

Expand+Graduate Diploma Cancer Nursing (Adult, Breast, Children, Colorectal)

The Graduate Diploma in Cancer Nursing is an academic and clinically based programme designed for students who wish to deepen and broaden their knowledge and expertise in cancer...

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 and clinical assessments (Clinical Competency Assessment Tool, Clinical Learning Outcome...

Assessment Method This is a one (academic) year programme, broken down into two semesters. Assessments are varied (assignments / short examination questions / MCQ / case presentation and clinical assessments (Clinical Competency Assessment Tool, Clinical Learning Outcomes, a practical examination (OSCE)) and occur at intervals throughout and at the end of the semesters.
Number of Credits 60 credits
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers / where can I go?
Possessing a broad and deep understanding of the theory and skills required for caring for adults with cancer, you will be well positioned to work in a variety of settings specialising in this area both nationally and inter...

Further Enquiries General Enquiries:
Tony Kynes
Executive Assistant
B105, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6491
t.kynes@ucd.ie

Academic Enquiries:
Dr Patricia Fox
Lecturer
B219, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6476
Patricia.Fox@ucd.ie
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