Public Health Nursing

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Public Health Nursing
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X035
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
Application Date Note: Applications for this course are made through the Postgraduate Applications Centre (not through UCD).

Queries on the status or outcome of your application should be directed to:

Health Service Executive (HSE)
Phone: +353-(0)1-8817054.
E-mail: recruitment.phnsponsorship@hse.ie

The PAC Registration/Login page can be viewed by clicking on this link:

http://www.pac.ie/main.php?inst=ph&ln=e
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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee If you have any queries about your fees, please contact student.payments@ucd.ie
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Entry Requirements

Expand+•Must be registered as a general nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI)
•Have a minimum of 3 years post registration experience as a registered general nurse within the past 7 years, working 39 hours per week* OR its equivalent...

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Expand+Please note: Applications for this course are made through the Postgraduate Applications Centre (PAC) and not through the UCD application system. Please click on the 'How to apply' tab below for details.

Who is the programme for?
This programme i...

Course Content

Expand+Graduate Diploma Public Health Nursing
The Graduate Diploma Public Health Nursing helps you to develop valuable knowledge and skills in the areas of primary healthcare and community nursing leading to registration on the Public Health Nursing Divisi...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take the following modules:
•Research Methods Applied to Healthcare
•Maternal and Infant Health (for students who are not registered midwives with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI)
•Public Health Nursing: A Lifespan Approa...

Careers or Further Progression Careers/where can I go?
Following successful completion of the programme, students may register with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI) as RPHN and practice as public health nurses. You may wish to extend your learning and complete a Master’s degree.
Further Enquiries General Enquiries:
Ms. Lucia Suchorova
Executive Assistant
B105, UCD Health Sciences Centre
Tel: +353 1 716 6448
Email: Lucia.Suchorova@ucd.ie

Academic Enquiries:
Ms Gillian Paul
Programme Coordinator
B 212, UCD Health Sciences Centre
Tel: +353 1 716 6406
Email: gillian.paul@ucd.ie
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