Primary Care - Mental Healthcare

University College Dublin


Course Name Primary Care - Mental Healthcare
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X876
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
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE:2021/2022 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:

MSc Primary Care (Mental Healthcare) PT (X876)
Duration 2 Years
Attendance Part Time
Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
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Duration 2 Years Part Time
Course Fee MSc Primary Care (Mental Healthcare) (X876) Part Time
EU Year 1 - € 8400
EU Year 2 - € 4200 aa
nonEU Year 1 - € 12800
nonEU Year 2 - € 8535 aa

aaSecond Year Fee applies to Students in 2nd Year in 2021 and who were a 1st Year Student on the programme in 2020/21
***Fees are subject to change
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Entry Requirements Applicants should
- hold an undergraduate degree (NFQ Level 8 or equivalent) in a relevant subject (e.g. Medicine, Nursing & Midwifery, Psychology, Public Health, Social Sciences, Physiotherapy etc)

- Possess an equivalent professional qualififcation or

- Have relevant clinical experience in orthopaedics, primary care, physiotherapy.

Garda vetting may also be required.
Comment Who should apply?
Part Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

This course is primarily targeted towards:

Doctors working / training in Primary Care
Doctors working / training in Psychiatry
Doctors working / training in other Medical specialties
Advanced Paramedics
Nurses wishing to develop a specialist interest in Mental Healthcare.
Course Content

Expand+This programme aims to equip healthcare professionals with an advanced level of competence in treating mental health that will enable them to understand clinical assessment & mental health legislation, clinical pharmacology & therapeutics, alcohol an...

Subjects Taught

Expand+This well-established, expert-led programme includes a strong emphasis on distance and online learning. This flexible, practitioner-focused approach to course delivery takes account of and caters for time and work pressures experienced by busy clini...

Number of Credits 90
Further Enquiries Graduate School Office
Room: B105, UCD Health Sciences Centre
Tel: + 353 1 716 6499 / 6448 / 6491 / 6490
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