Nursing - Gerontological Nursing

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Nursing - Gerontological Nursing
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X916
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: Sept. 2022
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date 30 July 2022

Documents to be submitted with your application

Original transcript(s) including date and grading of degree award (non UCD Graduates only) and notarised English translations where relevant

A current photocopy of Nur...

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Duration 1 year full-time.
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Entry Requirements Applicants must have completed the Graduate Diploma in Gerontological Nursing or equivalent (NQAI Level 9)

It is essential that you have access to a personal computer as Brightspace, a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) that supports students’ online learning and teaching, is used extensively.
Course Content

Expand+Meeting the healthcare and social care needs of older people requires expert assessment and careful planning by a range of disciplinary experts with specialist knowledge of ageing and altered health. If you are a nurse working in an older persons’ ...

Subjects Taught The MSc in Gerontological Nursing will be awarded to students who have completed the requirements of the Graduate Diploma in Gerontological Nursing, and who complete the MSc research and dissertation module NMHS43870 Diss: Evidence Synthesis (30 ECTS).

This is a 1-year (Full-time) academic programme, students will complete the MSc research and dissertation module NMHS43870 Diss: Evidence Synthesis (30 ECTS).
Careers or Further Progression The MSc in Gerontological Nursing provides you with the comprehensive knowledge and skills required for caring for older people in multiple environments. Possessing a broad and deep understanding of the theory and skills required for caring for older people, you will be well positioned to work in a variety of settings, both nationally and internationally.
Further Enquiries General Enquiries:
Tony Kynes
Executive Assistant
B105, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6491
t.kynes@ucd.ie

Academic Enquiries:
Dr Amanda Drury
Programme Director
amanda.drury@ucd.ie
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