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 - January 2023
Application Date

Expand+CLOSING DATE: 30th October 2022

Applicants must also complete this additional form and forward to Cervical Check: Supervision Agreement Form (download via course webpage - link below)

You will be able to apply circa 1st August when the Semester...

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Duration Duration: Part-time from January 2023 - August 2023

Orientation Semester II 3rd January 2023 On-line

January 30th Monday 2023 09.00-17.00 ON-LINE
January 31st Tuesday 2023 09.00-17.00

February 2023: Assignment Submission: Exact date to be confirmed

March 2023 to August 2023 Clinical Work
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 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 Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, University College Cork.
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here