Leadership & Management

University College Dublin


Course Name Leadership & Management
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X700
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Diploma (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
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment X700 September
Application Date 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 part-time
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Entry Requirements •Applicants must be registered as a professional nurse or midwife on a live register or healthcare professional registered with the appropriate body

•Applicants must be employed in clinical practice/management while undertaking the programme

•Experience in management is desirable
Course Content

Expand+Professional Diploma Leadership & Management
This programme is for those who wish to acquire or further develop their management and leadership capacities. All those actively involved in strategic thinking and practice. It is also relevant for speci...

Subjects Taught Programme structure
The programme is held in Semester 1 and 2. Examinations take place at the end of each semester.

Core modules & European Credit Transfer System ( ECTS)
•Leadership and Organisational Dynamics - 10 ECTS
•Management in Action - 10 ECTS

Total = 20 ECTS
Number of Credits 20
Careers or Further Progression Careers/where can I go?
With your newly developed management and leadership skills, you can work in a health care environment in a number of areas including:
•Human Resource Management
•Practice development
•Advanced nursing and clinical specialties
•Education/professional development
•You also have the option to continue to build on your modules and progress to MSc level
Further Enquiries General Enquiries:
Bernadette Manley
Senior Executive Assistant
B 213, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6499

Academic Enquiries:
Dr Phil Halligan
B303, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6420
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