Breast Care Nursing

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Breast Care Nursing
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X684
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: September 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 Ä50 application fee. Your application cannot be processed fully unless the application fee has been paid.
Application Date Closing Date: 31st July 2019.
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Duration 1 year part-time.
Course Fee The fees for your programme can be found at the links below.

Please note that UCD fees are subject to change annually. The fees shown include the student centre levy which must be paid by all students.

If you are being funded to do your programme, please make sure your organisation gets in contact with student.payments@ucd.ie. Please note that all applicants are required to pay the Ä50 application fee. Your application cannot be processed fully unless the application fee has been paid.
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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 An Bord Altranais (be registered a...

Comment

Expand+Documents to be submitted with your application
Original transcript(s) including date and grading of degree award (non UCD Graduates only) & notarised English translations where relevant

Nurse applicants: A current photocopy of An Bord Altranais...

Course Content

Expand+The programme will enhance your existing knowledge and skills in caring for patients with malignant and benign breast conditions.

Who is the programme for?
The programme is aimed at advancing the registered nurseís repertoire of knowledge and sk...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Programme structure
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, Cli...

Assessment Method 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 30 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 patients with breast conditions, you will be well positioned to work in a variety of settings specialising in this area both national...

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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