Nursing - Heart Failure Nursing

University College Dublin


Course Name Nursing - Heart Failure Nursing
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X776
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose 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: February 2023
Application Date

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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 ...

Duration 1 trimester part-time
Entry Requirements


Must hold a primary degree or equivalent in Nursing or a related discipline.

Must be entered onto the appropriate division of the Nurses
Register maintained Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI)

A Higher Diploma or Grad...

Course Content

Expand+The Professional Certificate Heart Failure Nursing is a 10 ECTS level 9 programme that is based on the curriculum developed by UCD and The Heart Failure Association & Council of Nursing & Allied Professionals of the European Society of Cardiology. It...

Subjects Taught The Professional Certificate in Heart Failure Nursing consists of one 10 credit module.

We use a range of teaching methods including lectures, workshops, seminars and discussion forum.

Students will be invited to attend classes on campus (usually three times during the programme - dates TBC)

Module learning outcomes will be assessed via an online student forum and a poster presentation.
Number of Credits 10 ECTS
Careers or Further Progression This course will provide you with professional currency and credibility in the clinical setting. You will be afforded a rewarding educational experience which you can apply directly in clinical practice. The key knowledge and skills gained on this course will also enable you to innovate and lead in your area of practice.
Further Enquiries General Enquiries:
Dr Asmahan McCambridge
Programme Manager
B105, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6490

Academic Enquiries
Dr Mary Ryder
B318, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6455
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