Peri-Operative Nursing

University College Dublin


Course Name Peri-Operative Nursing
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X551 X750
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake:
September 2021 FT and PT.

X551 Grad Dip
X713 Grad Cert
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 require...

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Duration 1 year full-time or 2 Years Part Time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Hold a Primary Degree in Nursing or equivalent in a related discipline or apply for Recognition of Prior Learning

Be entered onto the general division of the Nurses Register maintained by NMBI

Have a minimum of two year’s post-registration ex...


Expand+Documents to be submitted with your application:

Original transcript(s) including date and grading of degree award (non UCD Graduates only) & notarised English translations where relevant

A current photocopy of NMBI registration

Copy of Birt...

Course Content

Expand+Peri-operative nursing requires an advanced knowledge base, skilled assessment, prompt intervention and ongoing evaluation. This programme is designed to provide nurses with an opportunity to develop, enhance and maintain these specialist skills requ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Programme structure
Running over one calendar year as a full time programme or over two years as a part time programme.

The one year programme has a three-semester specialist training programme consisting of six modules of study. The modular stru...

Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression With the Graduate Diploma in Nursing (Peri-operative Nursing) students have the requisite knowledge and clinical skills to work in a wide variety of peri-operative care settings, both in Ireland and internationally.
Further Enquiries Academic Enquiries
John Gilmore
Programme Director

General Enquiries
Xuefang Alterman
Team Lead - Programme Support
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