Nursing - Critical Care Nursing - Intensive Care

University College Dublin


Course Name Nursing - Critical Care Nursing - Intensive Care
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X685
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: Next Intake: September 2022

Closing Date:
30 July 2022 - Completed applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and programmes will close once they are filled. We advise you to apply as early as possible to avoid disappointment.
Application Date

Expand+How to apply
Applications are made online through UCD Applications. Applicants may be required to undertake an interview (either face-to-face or via telecommunication) as part of the admission process.

Please note that all applicants are required...

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Duration 1 year part-time.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+- Applicants must hold a primary degree in Nursing (or equivalent in a related discipline)/RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning) consideration if no degre

- Applicants must be listed on the Register of Nurses and Midwives, which is maintained by the...


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It is essential that you have access to a personal computer and an email account as communication with students is primarily undertaken by email. Lecture handouts/announcements are made available to students via Blackboard (...

Course Content

Expand+Graduate Certificate Critical Care Nursing: Intensive Care

Critical Care Nursing requires an advanced knowledge base, skilled assessment, prompt intervention and ongoing evaluation in order to care for the critically ill with complex needs. The cr...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Programme structure
The Graduate Certificate in Nursing, Critical Care – Intensive Care is a 40 ECTS programme offered over1-year. Assessments are varied (assignments/short examination questions/MCQ/case presentation/practical examination) and occ...

Careers or Further Progression Careers / where can I go?
The Graduate Certificate Critical Care Nursing Intensive Care provides you with the comprehensive knowledge and skills required for caring for the critically ill. The key knowledge and skills gained on this programme will also enable you to innovate and lead in your area of practice in Critical Care.
Further Enquiries General Enquiries
Dr. Asmahan McCambridge
Senior Executive Assistant
B105, UCD Health Sciences Centre
Tel: +353 1 716 6490

Academic Enquiries:
Ms Katie Wedgeworth
B206, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6447
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