Medicine & Health - Wound Care for Healthcare Professionals

University College Cork


Course Name Medicine & Health - Wound Care for Healthcare Professionals
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code NU6085
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment This module will formally commence on 4th February 2021
Orientation Thursday 4th February 2021 09.00-17.00 BHSC
Application Date

Expand+CLOSING DATE 30th October 2020

How Do I Apply:

To apply for this module:

Download and complete the application form at the link below
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Teaching Method(s): Estimated Student Workload 100 hrs. Distance / online learning, Self-Directed Learning, Required Readings and subject investigation, E-tivity Preparation and Participation, Assignment Preparation and Submission(96 hours) and attendance and participation at workshops/ lecture/seminar (4 hours)).
Course Fee The fee for this module is €400. There is also a €35 application fee.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Open to registered health care professionals in Nursing, Midwifery, Medicine, and Clinical Therapies or other allied disciplines.

Applicants who are practising health care professionals must provide evidence of current registration with the releva...

Course Content

Expand+Module Objective: To critically analyse current national and international practices in wound management

On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:

Demonstrate competence in the assessment and management of an acute or...

Subjects Taught Module Content: This module explores the knowledge required to treat and manage acute and chronic wounds. The principles of effective wound management are examined with reference to various types of evidence. Clarifications of the concepts underpinning treatment modalities for the major wound categories are explored. Students will also engage in developing an independent project and assignment preparation.
Assessment Method Assessment: Total Marks 100: Continuous Assessment 100 marks (1 x 1,500 word academic paper: 90marks; E-tivities: 10 marks).
Number of Credits 5
Further Enquiries For Content Queries: Ms. Siobhan Murphy
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