Critical Care Nursing - Intensive Care

University College Dublin


Course Name 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
Application Date 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 to pay a €50 application fee. Your application cannot be processed fully unless the application fee has been paid.

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Duration 1 year Part-time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+•Applicants must hold a primary degree or equivalent in Nursing or a related discipline
•Applicants must be entered onto the appropriate division of the Nurses Register maintained by An Bord Altranais (be registered as an RGN)
•Applicants mus...


Expand+Information Technology

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 crit...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Programme structure
The Graduate Certificate Critical Care Nursing: Intensive Care consists of a total of 4 modules of study as follows:
Three specialist modules and one Clinical Practice module

Semester 2 NMHS42770 Complex Critic...

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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