Nursing - Neonatal Nursing

University College Cork


Course Name Nursing - Neonatal Nursing
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code PDNN
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 Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters PG Dip / MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 29 August 2022
Closing Date: 3 June 2022
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date: 3 June 2022.

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Duration 2 Years - PG Diploma (Year 1); Masters (Year 2)
Course Fee The EU fee for this course is €7,630 (PG Diploma, Year 1); €2,630 (Masters, Year 2).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €15,400 (PG Diploma, Year 1); €5,000 (Masters, Year 2).
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Entry Requirements

Expand+There are 7 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 route are all avail...

Course Content

Expand+This is a pathway of the MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing designed to meet the needs of nurses working in neonatal care who wish to undergo a specialist programme. The programme facilitates students to become more knowledgeable and skilled in neon...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Theory modules

NU6005 Evidence Based Practice for Healthcare Professionals(10 credits)*
NU6053 Professional, Ethical, and Legal Decision-making in Specialist Practice(5 credits)*
NU6070 Clinical Leadership in Practice Enhancement for Nursing and...

Assessment Method Assessment includes assignments, presentations, end of year exams, on-line activities and competency assessment of clinical practice.
Careers or Further Progression On completion of the postgraduate diploma, students can progress to an MSc in Nursing.
Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr. Rhona O'Connell
00 353 21 4901466

Sheila Hedderman
00 353 21 4901560
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