Professional Management of Complex Behaviour in Clinical Practice

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Professional Management of Complex Behaviour in Clinical Practice
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code 111493 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Qualification Letters MSc.
Application Date

Expand+Applications will open in late Spring 2023

You should apply using the DkIT Postgraduate Application form below. Applicants should include an up-to-date CV, a copy of professional body registration, and a completed employer support form.

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Duration 1.5 - 2 Years

Course Delivery
This programme will be delivered using a combination of face to face and on-line lectures and face to face practical classes.
Financial Support

Expand+Tax Relief / Other Funders
Tax relief at the standard rate of tax (20%) is available for certain tuition fees on courses which lead to third-level awards.

For further information visit to receive a copy of form IT31. This applies onl...

Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Entry Requirements

All applicants will normally hold a relevant level 8 qualification (or equivalent), be registered with their recognised professional body (if applicable) and be working within a health care or social care setting. ...

Number of Places 12
Course Content

Expand+Course Description

The Certificate in Science in Nursing will be offered to nurses who already hold a level 8 qualification or Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Level 8) or equivalent qualification and wish to develop their knowledge, skills a...

Subjects Taught Course Content
Application of Professional Management of Complex Behaviours in Care Contexts
Safety Strategies in Professional Management of Complex Behaviours
Theoretical Principles Underpinning Professional Management of Complex Behaviours in Health and Social Care settings

Advanced Safety Strategies in PMCB
Integrated Organisational and Practice Strategies to Manage PMCB

Research Methodology and Project Design

Research Dissertation for PMCB
Number of Credits 90 credits @ Level 9
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Graduates from the MSc in Professional Practice: Professional Management of Complex Behaviour in Clinical Practice will have specific skills and knowledge to practice at an advanced level incorporating key concepts such as advanced decision making, professional leadership, evidence-based practice, professional ethics and research knowledge and skills. Graduates will have achieved the outcomes necessary for study at NFQ level 10.
Further Enquiries Dr. Geraldine O’Connor,
School of Health & Science
T: +353(0)429370200 Ext 2736
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