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 or Distance
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment START DATE Semester II
Application Date

Expand+CLOSING DATE 30th October 2022

How Do I Apply
Applications for this module are now open.

To apply for this module please download and complete the application form below and submit with the relevant documents to:

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Duration Runs on-line from February – March 2023

Module introduction : 9.00 am - 16.00 pm Orientation Semester II
3 January 2022 On-Line ASYN

This module will formally commence on :
20th February 2023 and continue up to 27th March 2023

Thurs 23rd February 2023 09.00-14.00 Live on-line

Thurs 9th March 2023 09.00-14.00 Live on-line

Week of 13th March 2023 Assignment Submission
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...

Comment 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 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 credits
Further Enquiries CPD Co-Ordinator, CPD Centre,
An tIonad um Fhorbairt Ghairmiúil Leanúnaigh,
Q+1 floor, The Boole Library, Main Quad, U.C.C.

Contact details
For Content Queries: Ms. Siobhan Murphy
+ 353 (0)21 490 1492
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