Nursing Studies - Direct Entry Year 2

University College Cork


Course Name Nursing Studies - Direct Entry Year 2
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MSCNU2
Course Type Postgraduate
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 Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 29 August 2022.
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date: 3 June 2022.

NON-EU Closing Date: 3 June 2022.

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Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to two courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online...

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Duration 1 Year part-time

The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 1 year.
Course Fee The EU fee for this course is €2,630 .

The Non-EU fee for this course is €5,200.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Direct Entry to Year 2

The following applicants are eligible to apply for entry to Year 2:

1. Applicants who have completed a Higher Diploma/Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing or Midwifery or Public Health Nursing in the previous 5 academic years,...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
This course is aimed at enabling busy practitioners to take a leadership role in clinical practice in an increasingly complex healthcare environment by facilitating professional and scholarly development. It is vital that nurses and m...

Subjects Taught Year 2
MH6014 Advanced Research Methods for Healthcare Professionals (10 credits)
NU6073 Dissertation in Nursing (20 credits)

Further details on the modules listed above can be found in our book of modules. Any modules listed above are indicative of the current set of modules for this course but are subject to change from year to year.

University Calendar
You can find the full academic content for the current year of any given course in our University Calendar.
Assessment Method This course is assessed by a combination of essays, seminar presentations, poster presentations and a research dissertation.
Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
On successful completion of this course, you will have
1.Enhanced your critical appraisal skills
2.Developed clinical leadership
3.Contributed to practice development
4.Developed innovative clinical practice
5.Enhanced your ability to teach
6.A deeper understanding of issues surrounding the delivery of healthcare.
Further Enquiries Dr Serena Fitzgerald
+ 353 21 490 1516

Sheila Hedderman
021 490 1560
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