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, Distance, Online
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Orientation date: Thursday 6th February 2020 Classes: Thursday 20 February 2020
Application Date Closing Date: 18th of October 2019
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Expand+Part-Time - Distance/Online
Orientation date: Thursday 6th February 2020 09.00-17.00

Class dates for 2019-20:
Thursday 20 February 2020 09.00-14.00
Thursday 5 March 2020 09.00-14.00

Assignment Submission: Wk 9/3/2020 tbc

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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
+ 353 (0)21 490 1492

For Application Queries:
+333 (0)21 4903224
Location Venue
Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, University College Cork.
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