Medicine & Health - Evidenced Based Cervical Screening

University College Cork


Course Name Medicine & Health - Evidenced Based Cervical Screening
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code NU6158
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Online, Daytime, Blended
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment START DATE Orientation Day 4th January 2021
Application Date

Expand+CLOSING DATE 30th October 2020

How Do I Apply:

To apply for this module:

Application Form for NU6158 2020/21 can be accessed through the link below:

Evidenced Based Cervical Screening NU6158

Applicants must also complete this addition...

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Duration Part-Time

Teaching Method: 16hrs Lectures/Workshop; 184hrs Distance Learning; Discussion Board Preparation and Participation, Required Reading, Assignment Preparation and Submission, Self-Directed Learning.

Class Date Venue

Tuesday 5th January 2021 09.00-18.00 BHSC

Assignment Submission:
February 2021: Exact date to be confirmed
Course Fee The fee for this module is €550. 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+On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:

Recognise the importance of the criteria for early detection of cervical cancer while understanding the reasoning behind cervical screening

Understand the anatomy, physiology ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+This module aims to give health professionals the knowledge, skills and confidence to practice as competent and safe smeartakers.

Module Content:
Background to Cervical Screening.
Cervical Screening Programme and Register.
Anatomy and Physiolog...

Assessment Method Assessment: Total Marks 200: Continuous Assessment 200 marks (1 x 1,500-word assignment (160 marks); E-tivites (40 marks). Submission of an audit of a minimum number of satisfactory smears for quality analysis (pass/fail).
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries CPD Co-Ordinator, CPD Centre,
An tIonad um Fhorbairt Ghairmiúil Leanúnaigh,
Q+1 floor, The Boole Library, Main Quad, U.C.C.

For Content Queries: Dr Serena Fitzgerald (Module Coordinator)
+ 353 (0)21 490 1516

Anna O Leary, Programmes Manager
353 21 490 1483
Location Venue
Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, University College Cork. Exact rooms to be confirmed.
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