Health Sciences - Nursing / Professional Studies

St. Angela's College Sligo


Course Name Health Sciences - Nursing / Professional Studies
Course Provider St. Angela's College Sligo
Course Code 103580 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible
Location (Districts) Sligo Town
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Duration One calendar year
Entry Requirements

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Applicants will normally have gained:
A Postgraduate Diploma: for 60 ECTS (within last 5 years) at Level 9 (health/disability/social related studies) or evidence of equivalent academic credits achieving an overall mark of 60%. T...

Course Content

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The aim of this programme is to challenge and facilitate students to critically analyse the theoretical and practical knowledge required to undertake an original small scale research study utilising a systematic rigorous appro...

Subjects Taught

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This is a 120 ECTs level 9 Masters programme. All student applying for the programme must have a minimum of 60ECTs at postgraduate diploma level 9 (within the last 5 years) and can apply for accreditation of prior lear...

Number of Credits 120
Careers or Further Progression Research/Employment Opportunities
The completion of the MHSc will provide the student with a Masters qualification that will support many employment and promotion opportunities within nursing/healthcare practice, management, education, research and specialism including part of the pathway to advanced practice.
Further Enquiries Ms Dympna O'Connell
Department of Nursing & Health Studies
St Angela’s College
Lough Gill
T: 071 9135611
E: Dympna O'Connell: