Medicine & Health - Medical & Surgical Nursing of Individuals with Cardiorespiratory Problems

University College Cork


Course Name Medicine & Health - Medical & Surgical Nursing of Individuals with Cardiorespiratory Problems
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code NU6152
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Distance
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Orientation Date: Thursday 6th February 2020 09.00-17.00
1st Class: Thursday March 19th 2020 11.30-17.00
Application Date Closing Date: 18th of October 2019
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Duration Orientation Date: Thursday 6th February 2020 09.00-17.00

Class dates for 2019/20:
Thursday Mar 19th 2020 11.30-17.00
Thursday April 2nd 2020 09.00-18.00
Thursday April 23rd 2020 09.00-17.00
Assignment Part A Submission:
Week Commencing 27/4/2020

Assignment Part B Submission:
Oral presentation TBC either 13th 14th or 15th May 2020

Course Fee The fee for this module is €900. There is 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...


Expand+Teaching Method(s): 16hr(s) Lectures (Tutorials/Workshops/Clinical Simulations); 184hr(s) Other (Distance Learning; Engagement with Discussion Board, E-tivities, Preparatory Reading, Assignment Preparation, Self-Directed Learning).

All postgraduat...

Course Content

Expand+Module Objective: Provide clinical nurses with the theoretical and practical knowledge required for assessment and management of patients with cardiorespiratory conditions.

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


Subjects Taught

Expand+Module Content: Holistic physical assessment of a patient's cardiovascular and respiratory status, epidemiological factors surrounding cardiovascular and respiratory conditions in Ireland, policy and strategy initiatives in managing cardiovascular an...

Assessment Method Assessment: Total Marks 200: Continuous Assessment 200 marks (Seminar/Presentation: 180 marks; E-tivities: 20 marks).
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries For Content Queries: Ms. Michelle Hughes
+353 (0)21 490 1456

For Application Queries:
+353 (0)21 4903224
Location Venue
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex.
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