Nursing - Midwifery

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Nursing - Midwifery
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code DN452
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Leaving Cert Subject Entry Requirements
O6/H7 in English, Irish, Mathematics, a laboratory science subject and two other recognised subjects

Applicants who have previously failed to meet programme requirements in any Nursing or Midwifery progra...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Link Modules

Grade Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP The Leaving Certificate Applied Programme is not an acceptable qualification for matriculation purposes.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+Anticipated QQI-FET places 2019: 1
Minimum QQI-FET points 2018: 390* FET points. It was not possible to offer all applicants with 390 points so random selection was applied.

QQI-FET Applicants
Applicants with appropriate QQI-FET (Level 5 or 6)...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+What is a mature applicant?
A mature applicant is anyone who is at least 23 years of age on 1 January of the proposed year of entry and whose school-leaving qualifications are insufficient for admission. For admission in September 2019, your date of...

Alternative Entry Go to http://www.myucd.ie/applying-to-ucd/ for information on alternative entry routes.
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Places 22
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+Do you love to work with and for the benefit of people of all ages and from diverse backgrounds?

If you want a rewarding and respected career with great travel opportunities, then nursing or midwifery could be for you. These are dynamic professio...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Modules include:
First Year
• Transition to University
• Foundations of Midwifery Practice
• Anatomy, Sciences & Physiology
• Psychology related to the profession of midwifery
Practice experience in a hospital setting for 10 weeks.

Seco...

Assessment Method Assessment is through a combination of end-of-semester exams and continuous assessment, including assessment of performance on clinical placements.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career & Graduate Study Opportunities
Successful completion of your degree entitles you to register as a Registered Midwife (RM)* with The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI). On registration, numerous career opportunities are available ...

Further Enquiries UCD Nursing, Midwifery & Health Systems
Programme Office
Health Sciences Centre
Belfield, Dublin 4
Tel: +353 1 716 6407/ 6569
Email: nursing@ucd.ie
facebook.com/ucdschoolofnursingmidwiferyandhealthsystems
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2019 445
2018 477
2017 462