Nursing - Oncology - Online

University College Cork


Course Name Nursing - Oncology - Online
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKW18
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Online
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters PG Dip/MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date Late August 2020
Closing Date 10 June 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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1. Choose Course
Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

2. Apply Online
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Duration 2 Years - PG Diploma (Year 1, Full-time); Masters (Year 2, Part-time).

Additional Teaching Mode Information
This programme will be taught online.
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Entry Requirements

There are 11 clinical pathways to the degree of Masters in Nursing, all of which have an exit route available for the award of a Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing. The pathways to degree of Masters including Postgraduate Diploma exit rout...


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For each 10 credit module there is an estimated 200 hours Student Workload. The breakdown of these hours is: 184 hours distance online and technology learning, and 16 hours of face-to-face contact in Brookfield Health Science C...

Course Content

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This is an exciting new pathway of the MSc/ Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing programme, Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing (Oncology) is being offered a blended learning programme (part online and part attendance at workshops/tutorials). ...

Subjects Taught

The postgraduate Diploma is delivered over one academic year and on successful completion of the postgraduate diploma, students can progress to the MSc in Nursing
NU6005 Research Methods (10 credits)
NU6053 Ethics for Specialist Practice ...

Assessment Method

Expand+Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing Credits Assignments
NU6005 Research Methods 10 Academic Paper (3000 words); E-activities.
NU6053 Ethics for Specialist Practice 5 Academic Paper (1500 words); E-activities
NU6070 Practice Enhancement 10 Academic P...

Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
This programme will enable nurses practising in an oncology setting to advance their knowledge and skills to care for patients diagnosed with cancer.
Further Enquiries Margaret Landers
+353 21 490 1457

Sheila Hedderman
00 353 21 4901560
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