National Foundation Module in Critical Care

University College Cork

 

Course Name National Foundation Module in Critical Care
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code NU5098
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Online
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Dates:
Friday 25 October 2019 09.00-17.00
Thursday 9 January 2020 09.00-17.00

Orientation Date: Thursday 5th September 2019 10.00-16.30hrs
Application Date Closing Date: 5th July 2019
Applications for this module will open on Friday 5th of April 2019
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Duration 26 weeks duration, with 2 intakes per year.
Course Fee The fee for this module is €1,000.

NU5098 module is free (incl. application fee) for HSE employed nurses only who are currently working in ICU or will be working in an ICU for the duration of the module (26 weeks).

All other applicants (Non-HSE employees) are subject to the module fee of €1000 and the application fee of €35.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Currently open to practising nurses only

Requirements
This module is open to practicing nurses with:
Evidence of current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI) OR evidence that registration with the NMBI will be comp...

Comment Practicalities
The Module will be assessed by means of a formal MCQ, a case study presentation and attainment of clinical competencies as evidenced in the students’ clinical competency booklet.

The MCQ and the Case study presentation will be online. Attainment of clinical competencies is achieved while in clinical practice.
Course Content

Expand+Outline
The Foundations in Critical Care Nursing module aims to build upon and advance the repertoire of knowledge, skills, attitudes and professional values in the promotion of competence in the nurses’ clinical practice in critical care nursing....

Subjects Taught

Expand+The online theoretical module consists of six units of study.
Unit 1: Care of the patient with altered respiratory function
Unit 2. Care of the patient with altered cardiovascular function
Unit 3: Care of the patient with altered renal function an...

Assessment Method The Module will be assessed by means of a formal MCQ, a case study presentation and attainment of clinical competencies as evidenced in the students’ clinical competency booklet.

The MCQ and the Case study presentation will be online. Attainment of clinical competencies is achieved while in clinical practice.
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries Contact details
For Content Queries:
Dr. Seán Kelleher (National Foundation Module Coordinator)
s.kelleher@ucc.ie
+353 (0)21 490 1477
http://www.ucc.ie/en/nursingmidwifery/

For Application Queries:
Cpdgraduatestudies@ucc.ie
+353 (0)21 490 3224
Location School of Nursing and Midwifery, Brookfield Health Sciences, University College Cork.
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