Forensic & Legal Medicine - Medico-Legal Aspects of Healthcare

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Forensic & Legal Medicine - Medico-Legal Aspects of Healthcare
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X673
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Blended
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next intake: September 2022
Application Date Professional Certificate Medico-Legal Aspects of Healthcare
Click on the www.ucd.ie/apply link and follow the steps outlined.

If you have any problems or queries with the online application process, email: applications@ucd.ie or telephone: + 353 1 716 1142 or 1476.
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Duration 1 trimester
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Eligibility criteria
Doctors, nurses, dentists, physiotherapists and radiographers must have a minimum of three years’ post qualification experience.

Other healthcare personnel and professionals must have a basic qualification in one of the hea...

Comment

Expand+Learning Outcomes
Students will have knowledge and a detailed understanding of the main aspects of medico-legal theory and practice and an understanding of the basic aspects of clinical risk management. Students will learn: the ability to cogently l...

Course Content

Expand+Course Features
Blended learning including lectures, seminars, workshops and case studies.

Covers medico-legal aspects of healthcare: an introduction to clinical risk management and risk management in practice; issues of patient safety and qualit...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The Certificate covers the following medico-legal aspects of healthcare:

An introduction to clinical risk management and risk management in practice;

Issues of patient safety and quality;

Introduction to the legal system; medical negligence;...

Assessment Method

Expand+Teaching, learning Assessment Approach
The Teaching approach is to utilise substantive, case-study and an interactive style to learning with as practical as possible input from lecturers who are specifically required to draw from their professional ...

Further Enquiries Academic Course Co-ordinator:
Mr. Asim Sheikh B.L
Forensic and Legal Medicine
UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science
Health Sciences Centre
Belfield
Dublin 4
E: asim.sheik@ucd.ie

Programme Administrator:
Ms Danielle Marié
Forensic and Legal Medicine
UCD School of Medicine
Health Sciences Centre
Belfield
Dublin 4
T: +353 1 716 6647
E: legalmed@ucd.ie
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