Midwifery Practice

University College Dublin


Course Name Midwifery Practice
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X704
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc.
Application Date Closing Date: 1st August 2018

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.
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Duration 2 Years Part Time.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+•Applicants must be registered as midwives on the live register with An Bord Altranais (or international equivalent, e.g. NMC), and be in a midwifery-related role at the time of application.

•Applicants must hold a primary degree in Midwifery, Nur...

Course Content

Expand+This programme aims to equip you to develop your knowledge and skills to critically examine and advance your own practice and decision-making, to grow your leadership capabilities, to build on your capacity to effectively interpret research findings ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Classes take place on Mondays and Tuesdays in Semesters 1 and 2. The dissertation is completed over Semester 1 & 2 in Year 2 and involves attendance at three one-day workshops.

Year 1:
•Leadership and Health Systems Dynamics (Semester 1)

Careers or Further Progression Careers: where can I go?

With your newly developed knowledge and skills for midwifery-led care, you can work at a number of levels within your organisation and within the wider maternity services; for example, in community midwifery, practice development, research, and project management. You may wish to extend your project work and undertake a research degree.
Further Enquiries General Enquiries:
Bernadette Manley
Senior Executive Assistant
B213, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6499

Academic Enquiries:
Dr Denise O'Brien
C124, UCD Health Sciences Centre
+353 1 716 6496
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