General Practitioner - Skin & Hair Follicle Science

University College Dublin


Course Name General Practitioner - Skin & Hair Follicle Science
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X935
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) Belfield
Qualification Letters ProfCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date

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The following entry routes are available:

Prof Cert Skin & Hair Follicle Science PT (X935)
Duration 4 Months
Attend Part Time
Deadline Rolling*

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefo...

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Duration 4 months part-time online.

When: 7pm - 9pm on Tuesdays, 12 teaching weeks x 2-hour lectures.

Location: Online via Zoom.
Course Fee

Expand+ProfCert Skin & Hair Follicle Science (X935) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 1560
nonEU fee per year - € 2580

***Fees are subject to change

To see EU Fee eligbiility criteria, please see this helpful guide to EU Fees; see here f...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants should have a BSc (NFQ Level 8 or international equivalent) in a Biology-based or Life Sciences-based degree from a recognised Irish or international third level institution in subjects allied to medicine i.e., anatomy, physiology & pathol...


Expand+Who should apply?
Part Time option suitable for:

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

Part-Time option suitable for:

Domestic (EEA) applicants: Yes

Course Content

Expand+ProfCert Skin & Hair Follicle Science
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 10)

Professional Certificate in Skin & Hair Follicle Science (Online Webinar-Based/ Part-Time)

The webinar-based, interactive lecture schedule and fact-based assessmen...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
Skin & Hair Follicle Science MDCS42330

Topics that will be covered during the Trimester are as follows:

Introductory Lecture: Skin Anatomy/Histology (incl. hair follicle, nail & sweat glands)
Skin Immune System
Skin Interactio...

Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment and Qualification
There will be a multiple-choice question (MCQ)-based assessment (single correct answer) held at the end of the trimester. Assessment session will be based on lecture content. The exams will be e-proctored to ensure acade...

Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries CONTACT NAME: Ronan Gough
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