Nursing - Prescription of Medication - with Health Assessment

University College Dublin


Course Name Nursing - Prescription of Medication - with Health Assessment
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X644
Course Type Postgraduate
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 Places are limited. Offers are made on a first come first served basis. We advise you to apply early to avoid disappointment...

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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 liver 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 i...

Course Content

Expand+The Professional Diploma Prescription of Medication (with Health Assessment) 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 Prescrib...

Subjects Taught

Expand+This programme commences in January, runs over two trimesters and comprises four modules:

January - May (Spring Trimester)

NMHS32170 Pharmacology: Nurse and Midwife Prescribing
NMHS43980 Advanced Health Assessment (NFQ Level 9)
NMHS33140 Pres...

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

Academic Enquiries:
Ms Eileen Bohan
B205, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6418
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