Medicine & Health - Cardiovascular Disease in Primary Care

University College Cork


Course Name Medicine & Health - Cardiovascular Disease in Primary Care
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code GP5101
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment START DATE 15th January 2022: Orientation 13th Jan. 2022
Application Date

Expand+CLOSING DATE 30th October 2021

In advance of applying candidates should contact the Department of General Practice to register an interest the course. :

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Duration Attendance on 2 days plus 12 weeks online distance learning.


Additional Teaching Mode Information
On-line distance learning starts mid January 2022.

Orientation on 13th January 2022.

This course runs over 12 weeks of on-line learning and supplemented with 2 study days (Saturdays). If required due to public health restrictions we will deliver study day content in short evening and weekend online sessions.

Course Fee The fee for this module is €900. There is also a €35 application fee.
Entry Requirements

The Department of General Practice Continuing Professional Development modules are designed for General Practitioners and Practice Nurses working in primary care. Admission to the module(s) will be subject to internal university approv...

Course Content

Expand+This module aims to develop the knowledge and skills of healthcare professionals in the management of Cardiovascular Disease. Emphasis will be placed on developing a structured system of care which supports patients in managing their condition and ma...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Module Content: There will be twelve units delivered as a distance learning module on Canvas. There will also be two workshop days covering practical skills cardiovascular disease prevention, identification, investigation and management.

Module De...

Assessment Method Assessment: Total Marks 200, Continuous Assessment 200 marks (On-line discussion board participation 100 marks, E-activities/short written submissions 20 marks. Essay 2500-3500 words 80 marks.)
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries CPD Co-Ordinator, CPD Centre,
An tIonad um Fhorbairt Ghairmiúil Leanúnaigh,
Q+1 floor, The Boole Library, Main Quad, U.C.C.

For Content Queries: Dr. Colin Bradley / Katie Murphy /
+353 (0)21 490 5557

Katie Murphy
+353 21 420 5557
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