Critical Care Nursing - Children

University College Dublin


Course Name Critical Care Nursing - Children
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X617
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
Apply To Course provider
Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: Sept. 2019.
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.

Closing Date: 31 July 2019.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Duration 1 Year Full Time
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Entry Requirements -Applicants should be registered as an RCN, RCN/RGN with a minimum of one year's experience in Paediatric Intensive Care

-Applicants registered as an RGN with a minimum of two year's experience in Paediatric Intensive Care may be considered for the programme
Course Content

Expand+Graduate Diploma Critical Care Nursing (Children)
A Graduate Diploma Critical Care Nursing (Children) will build on your existing knowledge and skills in caring for infants, children and young people within the Paediatric intensive care setting. Pos...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Programme Structure
The course may be taken over 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time. Assessments are varied (assignments/short examination questions/MCQ/case presentation/practical examination) and occur at intervals throughout and at the end of ...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers/Where Can I Go?
The Graduate Diploma in Critical Care Nursing (Children) provides you with the comprehensive knowledge and extensive skills required for caring for infants and children in the critical care setting, thereby equipping you to w...

Further Enquiries General Enquiries:
Tony Kynes
Executive Assistant
B105, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6491

Academic Enquiries:
Dr Claire Magner
Assistant Professor/Lecturer in Children's Nursing
Office C1.28, UCD School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems, Health Sciences Centre, Belfield, Dublin 4
+353 1 716 6443
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here