Nursing - Cancer Nursing - Colorectal

University College Dublin


Course Name Nursing - Cancer Nursing - Colorectal
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X686
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Graduate Certificate National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: Sept. 2022
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date 30 July 2022

Applications are made online through UCD Applications. ?Applicants may be required to undertake an interview (either face-to-face or via telecommunication) as part of the admission process.

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Duration 1 year part-time.
Course Fee

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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must hold a primary degree in Nursing (or equivalent in related discipline)

Applicants must be entered onto the appropriate division of the Nurses Register maintained by An Bord Altranais (be registered as an RGN)

Applicants must hol...

Course Content

Expand+The programme is aimed at advancing the registered nurse’s repertoire of knowledge and skills in the care of patients with colorectal conditions; it is particularly aimed at preparing the nurse to assume the role of clinical nurse specialist in thi...

Subjects Taught Programme structure
This is a one (academic) year programme, broken down into two trimesters. Assessments are varied (assignments/short examination questions/MCQ/case presentation and clinical assessments), (Clinical Competency Assessment Tool, Clinical Learning Outcomes) and occur at intervals throughout and at the end of the trimesters.

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Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Possessing a broad and deep understanding of the theory and skills required for caring for patients with colorectal conditions, you will be well positioned to work in a variety of settings specialising in this area both nationally and internationally...

Further Enquiries General Enquiries:
Tony Kynes
Executive Assistant
B105, UCD Health Sciences Centre
Tel: +353 1 716 6491

Academic Enquiries to:
Dr Patricia Fox
Tel: +353 1 716 6476
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