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 2020
Application Date Closing Date: 1st August 2020

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 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...

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+Core Modules:
•Nursing Knowledge Philosophy and Practice (Autumn Trimester)
•Research Methods Applied to Healthcare (Spring Trimester)

Specialist Modules:
•Specialist 1 Diabetes Care (Autumn Trimester)
•Sepcialist 2 Diabetes Care (Spr...

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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