Nursing - Childrens Cardiac Nursing

University College Dublin


Course Name Nursing - Childrens Cardiac Nursing
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X949
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: Sept. 2022
Application Date


How to Apply
The programme code is X949, the part-time, 2 year is being offered in Sept 2021 (the full time 1 year will be offered in Sept 2022)


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Duration 2 years part-time.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Application Requirements
Hold a minimum of a BSc degree or equivalent in Nursing
(Note: Applicants not holding an bachelor’s degree may apply for Recognition of Prior Learning)

Given the cross-border nature of the programme; Nurses must be reg...

Course Content

Expand+Our Graduate Diploma Children’s Cardiac Nursing will build on your existing knowledge and skills in caring for children with a cardiac condition and their families, supporting you to practice at specialist level.

Who is the programme for
This p...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Programme Structure
This programme will commence in Sept 2021 as a 2 year part-time programme. In Sept 2022, we will be offering it as a 1 year full time.

Assessments are varied (assignments/ case presentation/practical examination/online discus...

Number of Credits 30 credits
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers/Where can I go
The Graduate Diploma in Children’s Cardiac Critical Care Nursing (Children) provides you with the comprehensive knowledge and extensive skills required for caring for children with cardiac defects and their families, equippi...

Further Enquiries Academic Enquiries
Dr Claire Magner
Lecturer in Children's Nursing
Health Sciences Centre C1.28
+353 1 716 6443

General Enquiries
Paul Masterson
Senior Executive Assistant
B105, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6448
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