Nursing - Emergency Nursing - Adult

University College Dublin


Course Name Nursing - Emergency Nursing - Adult
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X616 X751
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
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: September 2020
Application Date Closing Date: 01 August 2020

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 or 2 years Part Time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+All applicants must hold a primary degree in Nursing (or equivalent in related discipline)/APEL consideration if no degree
- All applicants must be entered onto the appropriate division of the Nurses Register maintained by An Bord Altranais (be regi...


Expand+Information Technology
It is essential that you have some basic computer knowledge, such as word processing and accessing the internet. Communication with our students is primarily undertaken by e-mail. You will be allocated a UCD e-mail address and...

Course Content

Expand+The Graduate Diploma Emergency Nursing (Adult) aims to build upon and advance the emergency nurse’s repertoire of knowledge, skills, attitudes and professional values. The course aims to develop the clinician’s capacities for caring and competent...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Programme Structure
This is a one year programme, divided into two academic trimesters. Autumn Trimester runs from September to early December. Spring Trimester runs from January to May of the following year. Assessments are varied and include case ...

Careers or Further Progression Possessing this qualification, you will be well positioned to work in a variety of emergency care settings both nationally and internationally. Many of our graduates are now working as clinical nurse managers, as advanced practitioners (with additional MSc. qualification), and in educational roles.
Further Enquiries General Enquiries:

Academic Enquiries:
Dr Felicity Johnson
Room B3.27
+353 1 716 6413
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