Nursing - Prescription of Medication

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Nursing - Prescription of Medication
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X642
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: January 2023
Application Date

Expand+Application System Opens: 1st October 2022
Application System Closes: 30th November 2022

Offers will be made in December
Offers are made on a first come first served basis. Places are limited. You are advised to apply early to avoid disappointm...

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Duration 2 Trimesters (January - August)
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Entry Requirements

Expand+You must:

Be registered as a nurse or midwife on the live register with the NMBI

Be currently employed as a nurse or midwife

Have a minimium of 3 years post-registration clinical experience (within the past 5 years) with at least one year in...

Course Content

Expand+The Professional Diploma Prescribing Medicinal Products prepares the nurse or midwife for registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI) as a Registered Nurse Prescriber (RNP) or a Registered Midwife Prescriber (RMP). This is a ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The programme commences in January, runs over two trimesters and comprises three modules:

January - May (Spring Trimester)
NMHS32170 Pharmacology: Nurse-Midwifer Prescribing
NMHS33140 Prescribing Practice Context

January - August (Spring & Su...

Further Enquiries General Enquiries:
Paul Masterson
Senior Executive Assistant
B105, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6448
paul.masterson@ucd.ie

Academic Enquiries:
Ms Eileen Bohan
Lecturer
B205, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6418
eileen.bohan@ucd.ie
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