Nursing - Specialist Mental Health Nursing Practice

University College Cork

 

Course Name Nursing - Specialist Mental Health Nursing Practice
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code PDNSMH
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters PG Dip/MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 29 August 2022
Closing Date: 3 June 2022
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date: 3 June 2022.

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Duration 2 Years - PG Diploma (Year 1, Full-time); Masters (Year 2, Part-time).
Course Fee The EU fee for this course is €7,630 (PG Diploma, Year 1); €2,630 (Masters, Year 2).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €15,400 (PG Diploma, Year 1); €5,000 (Masters, Year 2).
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Entry Requirements

Expand+There are 7 clinical pathways to the degree of Masters in Nursing, all of which have an exit route available for the award of a Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing. The pathways to degree of Masters including Postgraduate Diploma exit route are all avail...

Course Content

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This course places a strong emphasis on how mental health nurses can most effectively translate knowledge and skills into practice. It invites and challenges mental health nurses to think critically and creatively about how they, and ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Pathway 5: Specialist Mental Health Nursing Practice consists of:
Year 1: six modules (60 credits: 1 x 15 credits; 3 x 10 credits; 3 x 5 credits)
Year 2: two modules (1 x 10 credits and 1 x 20 credits).
Students can exit after year 1 with a Postgr...

Assessment Method Methods of assessment are varied, including presentations, case studies, reflective assignments and assessment of competencies at clinical nurse specialist level. There are no written examinations.
Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
This course will give registered psychiatric nurses the knowledge and skills to work within the scope of practice of a clinical nurse specialist in all mental health service settings.
Further Enquiries Peter Kelly
peter.kelly@ucc.ie
+353 21 4901622
https://www.ucc.ie/en/nursingmidwifery/

Moira O'Donovan
moira.odonovan@ucc.ie
+353 (0)21 490 1481
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