Intravenous Cannulation & Administration

University College Dublin


Course Name Intravenous Cannulation & Administration
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X572 X573
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters ProfCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: April (X573) and September (X572) annually
Application Date

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Choose either X572 (September intake) or X573 (April intake)

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Duration 6 - 12 Months Part-Time
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Entry Requirements

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Entry criteria:
-The module is open to radiographers and radiation therapists.
-Candidates are required to arrange for a suitably qualified supervisor to oversee their clinical experience [radiologist, physician, IV ...

Course Content

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-Equips participants with practical ability in intravenous administration.

-Provides theoretical training for radiographers and radiation therapists undertaking intravenous administration in imaging departments.

-One day attend...

Subjects Taught

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Online lectures will comprise of the following and will be released progressively prior to attendance in UCD. The online topics will cover the following topics:
-Anatomy and physiology of the veins and arteries of the upper ...

Assessment Method

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1.Students are required to complete a 'Must Pass' MCQ examination, worth 20% of module grade, on the morning of attendance in UCD

2.Students will be required to submit a written piece of coursework, worth 40% of the overall m...

Further Enquiries Programme Administrator
Diagnostic Imaging Programme Office
Health Sciences Centre
UCD Belfield
Dublin 4
T: + 353 1 716 6545
F: + 353 1 716 6547

Academic Programme Director
Andrea Cradock
Radiography and Diagnostic Imaging
UCD School of Medicine
Health Sciences Centre
UCD Belfield
Dublin 4
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