Medicine & Health - Clinical Leadership for Nursing & Healthcare Quality Improvement

University College Cork


Course Name Medicine & Health - Clinical Leadership for Nursing & Healthcare Quality Improvement
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code NU6306
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Runs from 31st Aug 2020 to 20th Oct 2020
Application Date closing date 24th july 2020

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

cpd co-ordinator,
cpd centre,
an tionad um fhorbairt ghairmiúil leanúnaigh,
q+1 floor, the boole library, main quad, u.c.c.
or via e-mail at

Forward this form along with the:

Application fee,
A passport sized photograph and
Any other documentation requested on the form.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Duration All On-line - No attendance

Duration: 200hr(s) Other (Online Learning: Discussion Board Preparation and Participation, Required Reading, Assignment Preparation and Submission, Self-Directed Learning).
Course Fee €900 plus the €35 application fee payable on-line
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must be qualified healthcare professionals registered with the regulatory body in their country of residence. Applicants must have a primary degree, NFQ Level 8 or equivalent.

Applicants who are under 23 years of age must satisfy the mi...

Course Content

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

Critically explore the concept of leadership and theoretical approaches to leadership and their application to clinical practice.

Identify and critically analyse core...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Module Content:
Theories of Leadership and their application to clinical nursing practice; core leadership competencies; models of nurse led decision-making; nurse led quality improvement and patient safety initiatives e.g. the productive ward/tran...

Assessment Method Assessment: Total Marks 200: Continuous Assessment 200 marks (2,000 word Essay ? 120 marks; Online activities- 80 marks).

Compulsory Elements: Continuous Assessment.
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries Module Co-ordinator: Dr Aoife Lane, School of Nursing & Midwifery.
+353 21 490 1498

Dr. Patrick Cotter
+353 21 490 1640
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