Infection Prevention & Control

University College Cork


Course Name Infection Prevention & Control
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code PCIPC
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Professional Certificate National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters PG Cert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2022.
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date of Application 1 July 2022.

How to apply
1. Choose Course
Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to two courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

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Expand+8 months Online

Additional Teaching Mode Information
This is a part-time course. This programme will be taught online over 7 months (September-March).

Course Practicalities
The course runs September to March each year. The Certificate (30 cr...

Course Fee The EU fee for this course is €2,800 (per academic year)
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must have a minimum of a Second Class Honours Grade 2 in a primary honours degree (NFQ, Level 8) in one of the following subject areas: biological sciences, nursing, medical and health sciences, public health and social sciences. Qualifi...

Course Content

Expand+Our online Certificate in Infection Prevention & Control provides students with core infection prevention and control knowledge and skills to support good clinical practice implementation in the healthcare setting. This course supplies the knowledge ...

Subjects Taught

The programme consists of a total of 30-credit modules; two 10-credit modules and two 5-credit modules as follows:

EH6146 The Principles and Clinical Practices of Infection Prevention and Control (10 credits)
MB6009 Principles of Microbi...

Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
This course will equip healthcare workers with the knowledge and skills to implement infection prevention and control measures in the healthcare setting.
Further Enquiries Dr Maura Smiddy
+ 353 (0)21 4205508

Fiona Barry
+353 (0)21 42055
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