Obstetrics & Gynaecology

University College Cork


Course Name Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKX12
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2020
Application Date Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.
Closing Date: 31st July 2020

Non-EU Closing Date: 15 June
Non-EU Applicants: Information for Non-EU applicants may be found on the International Office Website https://www.ucc.ie/en/international/
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PAC Application Information

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Duration 2 years part-time.

Additional Teaching Mode Information
The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Prospective students should:
• have a primary Medical degree approved by the Programme Committee
• hold full professional registration with the Medical Council of Ireland
• be employed by an approved hospital and must have a letter of consen...


Expand+Who teaches this course
• Dr Keelin O’Donoghue: overall course coordinator and lecturer, OG6003 Fetal Medicine module coordinator and OG6004 research module coordinator
• Professor Richard Greene: OG6001 Basic Obstetrics module coordinator an...

Course Content

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The MSc in Obstetrics and Gynaecology is a two-year part-time course that will give you a postgraduate education in obstetrics and gynaecology. The course will enhance your academic understanding of the specialty, provided thorough cl...

Subjects Taught

Expand+You will take 90 credits as follows: three 10-credit modules in year 1 and three 10-credit modules in year 2, with a research dissertation of 30 credits.

Year 1
(Year 1 may be Obstetrics or Gynaecology, depending on the year of intake)
Modules (...

Assessment Method The course is marked by continuous assessment of attendance, clinical logbook tasks, assignments and end-of-module assessments. In addition, there is an end-of-year, three-hour Objectively Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) of each module from the year.
Careers or Further Progression

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Having completed all modules of the MSc in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, you will have a sound knowledge and comprehension of obstetrics and gynaecology, including the scientific foundation of the specialty, management o...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr Keelin O’Donoghue
+ 353 21 490 5019

Catherine Murphy
+353 21 420 5020
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