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, Daytime, Blended
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment START DATE Semester II
Application Date

Expand+CLOSING DATE 30th October 2021

Applicants must also complete this additional form and forward to Cervical Check Smeartakers_Training_Registration_form_CS-F-ST-5_Rev_17

To apply for this module please download and complete the application form b...

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Expand+3rd January 2022 - August 2022

Additional Teaching Mode Information
Teaching Method(s): Other (200 hours; blended learning; on-line and face-to-face contact sessions (workshops/lecture), independent learning, peer on-line discussion & e-tivities,...

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

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

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

Recognise the importance of the crit...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Module Content:

Background to Cervical Screening.
Cervical Screening Programme and Register.
Anatomy and Physiology of female reproductive organs.
Natural history of cervical cancer.
Legal Issues.
Clinical Audit.
Clinical skill and competen...

Assessment Method Practicalities
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
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