Nursing & Healthcare Quality Improvement - Online

University College Cork


Course Name Nursing & Healthcare Quality Improvement - Online
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKX22
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, Online
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date 7 September 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
Once you have chosen your course y...

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Duration 2 years Part-time online
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Entry Requirements

Applicants must satisfy the following to be eligible to apply:

Applicants must be qualified Nurses registered with the regulatory body in their country of residence.

Applicants must have a primary degree, Level 8 or equivalent.



Expand+Course Practicalities
Applicants can complete this online programme over a minimum of 2 academic years. Each 10 credit module will be delivered over 6 weeks with one module delivered at a time. The 20-credit Dissertation module (NU6309) will be take...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
The online MSc in Nursing and Healthcare Quality Improvement programme is an exciting, contemporary, degree for registered Nurses, offering a flexible mode of learning while continuing to work. The programme will enable practitioners ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take 90 credits as follows:
Year 1 - 50 Credits
Year 2 - 40 Credits

Students take 40 credits as follows:

NU6301 Personal and Professional Development 10 credits
NU6303 Advancing Practice for Patient Safety 10 credits

Assessment Method A range of continuous assessments are used across the modules. These include essays, case study discussion, portfolio submission, digital presentation, accumulative report writing and online activities. In addition, students complete a written research/evidence based project as the final module of the programme.
Careers or Further Progression

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What can I do after I graduate with an MSc in Nursing and Healthcare Quality Improvement?

This online, MSc in Nursing and Healthcare Quality Improvement enables students to take a leadership role in clinical practic...

Further Enquiries Dr Vera McCarthy
+353 21 4901453

Dr. Nicola Cornally
021 4923310
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