Medicine & Health - Nursing Management of Neonates

University College Cork


Course Name Medicine & Health - Nursing Management of Neonates
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code NU6150
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: Orientation: Friday 30th August 2019 09.00-18.00 Classes to be confirmed.
Application Date Closing Date: 5th July 2019
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Course Fee The fee for this module is €900. There is also a €35 application fee.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Registered Nurses/Midwives/Children's Nurses working in neonatal or paediatric care ONLY.

Applicants who are under 23 years of age must satisfy the minimum entry requirements as for the Degrees in Nursing or Midwifery, as set out here


Course Content

Expand+This is a module for health professionals to advance their knowledge and skills in neonatal nursing practice. The module is designed for those working within neonatal care. Undertaking this course prepares nurses to critically explore the manageme...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Module Content: Admission and assessment of neonates to a special care unit. Care and management of infants requiring respiratory support, Oxygen, Low Flow, High Flow and CPAP in special care. Management of growing premature infants, infants with con...

Assessment Method Assessment: Total Marks 200: Continuous Assessment 200 marks (Oral presentation (100 marks); Case study 1 x 2,000 words (100 marks)).

Compulsory Elements: Continuous Assessment.
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries For Content Queries: Dr Rhona O’Connell / Ms. Lucille Bradfield
+353 (0)21 490 1466

For Application Queries:
+353 (0)21 4903224
Location Venue
Neonatal Unit Cork University Maternity Hospital, exact rooms to be confirmed.
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