Advanced Practice Nursing - Kerry Campus

MTU - Kerry Campus


Course Name Advanced Practice Nursing - Kerry Campus
Course Provider MTU - Kerry Campus
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code TL_NADPN_G
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Tralee
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Proposed commencement date of next programme will be September, 2022, subject to sufficient number of applicants & available resources.
Application Date Apply directly to MTU Kerry Campus (Tralee).
Application form will be available in March 2022 on the course webpage (link below)
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Duration 2 years

The programme will be delivered using a blended learning approach that combines online synchronous and asynchronous delivery and activities, with a number of modules that include face to face sessions. This means that the student can link into online classes remotely. It is anticipated that student will be required to attend classes for face to face session every four weeks. Live sessions can be recorded.
Course Fee €7,200
Entry Requirements Must hold a minimum Level 8 (Honours) Degree or a recognized equivalent qualification within the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ).
Required to work in the specialist area of advanced practice.
Required to have a letter of support from Director of Nursing or equivalent
Course Content

Expand+This 1-year Postgraduate Diploma in Science in Advanced Practice (Nursing) full time programme will be offered to nurses working in practice placement, who already hold a Master’s degree qualification in Nursing.

On successful completion of the ...

Subjects Taught Stage: Master of Science in Advanced Practice Nursing - Stage 6 (NADPNGD_6)
Full Year Modules:
Advanced Comprehensive Health Assessment 10
Clinical Practice for Nurse and Midwife Prescribing 5

Semester: 1
Fundamentals of Pharmacology and Prescribing for Nurses 15
Semester: 2
Leadership and Clinical Decision Making for Advanced Practice 10

Stage: Postgraduate Diploma in Science in Advanced Practice Nursing - Stage 7 (NADPNGD_7)

Full Year Modules:
Advanced Practice Placement 20
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Attainment of an MSc Advanced Practice (Nursing) in today’s health care environment provides national and international recognition and eligibility to apply for higher level clinical, educational, leadership/management roles within healthcare organ...

Further Enquiries Department of Nursing and Health Care Studies,
Solas Building,
North Campus,
Institute of Technology, Tralee.

Telephone No. 066 7191695
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