Nursing - Diabetes Nursing

University College Dublin


Course Name Nursing - Diabetes Nursing
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X548 X749
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: September 2021.
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date: 24th August 2021.

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.

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

Expand+- All applicants must hold a primary degree in Nursing or Midwifery or equivalent and be engaged in relevant clinical practice with an appropriate client group

- All applicants must be entered onto the appropriate division of the Nurses/Midwives R...

Course Content

Expand+Graduate Diploma Diabetes Care
The Graduate Diploma Diabetes Care course aims to build upon and advance the registered nurses/midwives repertoire of knowledge, skills, attitudes and professional values within the chosen field of diabetes care.


Subjects Taught

Expand+Programme structure
This programme can be taken over 1 year (full time) or 2 years part-time. The academic year runs from September to May and is broken down into two trimesters. Assessments are varied (assignments/short examination questions/MCQ/ca...

Careers or Further Progression Careers/where can I go?
The Graduate Diploma in Diabetes Care provides you with the comprehensive knowledge and skills required to manage a defined case load, working unsupervised and using specialist diabetes nursing/midwifery skills to assess the needs of the person with diabetes and to plan, implement, document and evaluate care. Many graduates also proceed to assume CNM/Educational/Clinical Facilitator roles.
Further Enquiries Academic Enquiries:
Dr Carla O'Neill
Programme Director
Room B320, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6414

Administration Queries
Tony Kynes
Executive Assistant
Room B1.05, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6491
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