Clinical Dermatology

University College Dublin


Course Name Clinical Dermatology
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X877
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Professional Certificate National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters ProfCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2021/2022 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

Prof Cert Clinical Dermatology FT (X877)

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 8 months full-time.
Course Fee ProfCert Clinical Dermatology (X877) Full Time
EU fee per year - €1500
nonEU fee per year - €2500

***Fees are subject to change
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Entry Requirements Applicants must have a Medical degree from a recognised Irish or International Medical School (NFQ Level 8 or equivalent).

Applicants participating in the optional clinical patient-based session will need to be Garda vetted.
Course Content

Expand+ProfCert Clinical Dermatology
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 10)

Dermatological (skin and hair) issues can comprise up to 25% of a General Practitioner’s workload, and so the majority of skin conditions should be treated in this communit...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Core
Clinical Dermatology MDCS42190
Assessment Method

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There will be two online case-based scenario MCQ exams, one held at the end of each trimester, which will present various clinical based scenarios, to facilitate problem-solving, critical analysis and evidence-based care...

Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Ronan Gough
Contact Number: +353 1 716 6261

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Academic Course Director: Professor Desmond J Tobin, Charles Institute of Dermatology, UCD School of Medicine, UCD, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland.
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