Veterninary Nursing - Advanced

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Veterninary Nursing - Advanced
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code 107999 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment To apply for this course
Download and complete the Add-On Degree Programme Application Form below and submit to:

Admissions Office,
Dundalk Institute of Technology,
Dundalk, Co. Louth.
T: +353 (0)42 9370230
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 1 year (Add-On)
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants should have a Level 7 Bachelor of Science in Veterinary Nursing, which is a registrable qualification with the Veterinary Council of Ireland. If the programme is over-subscribed, preference will be given to DkIT graduates and candidates wi...

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Course Content

Expand+Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Advanced Veterinary Nursing
Course Summary
This add-on BSc (Honours) in advanced veterinary nursing programme is open to graduates of accredited level 7 qualifications in Veterinary Nursing and can be accessed on eithe...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
• Research Methods
• Veterinary Research Project
• Clinical Governance and Evidence-Based Veterinary Care
• Canine and Feline Shelter Medicine (Elective)
• Herd Health & Biosecurity (Elective)

Semester 2
• Veterinary Research Project
• Emergency and Critical Care Veterinary Nursing
• Advanced Veterinary Laboratory Techniques
• Veterinary Leadership

* All module titles are subject to change and are for indicative purposes only
Careers or Further Progression

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The programme will develop the knowledge, skills and competence of qualified veterinary nurses and allow them to work in both specialised and extended roles in both veterinary practices and animal shelter facilities. Graduates will b...

Further Enquiries Dr Siobhan Jordan (Acting Head of Department of Agriculture, Food and Animal Health)
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