Nursing & Healthcare Quality Improvement

University College Cork


Course Name Nursing & Healthcare Quality Improvement
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MSCHQI
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 or Distance
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 6 September 2022.
Application Date

Expand+EU Closing Date CLOSING DATE 3 June 2022

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Duration 2 years Part-time online
Course Fee The EU fee for this course is €4,580 Year 1; €3,680 Year 2.

The Non-EU fee for this course is €10,200.
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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
The MSc (Healthcare Quality Improvement) is a part-time online programme. This programme consists of seven 10-credit modules and one 20-credit module. Each 10-credit module will be delivered over a six-week period with one modu...

Course Content

Expand+Our online MSc in Healthcare Quality Improvement course is an exciting, contemporary, degree for healthcare professionals, offering a flexible mode of learning while continuing to work.

This programme will enable practitioners to take leadership r...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take 90 credits over two years as follows:

Year 1
NU6313 Digital Healthcare (10 credits)
NU6303 Advancing Practice for Patient Safety (10 credits)
NU6302 Practice Enhancement for Quality Healthcare (10 credits)
NU6310 Implementation o...

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 Healthcare Quality Improvement?
This online, MSc in Healthcare Quality Improvement enables students to take a leadership role in clinical practice in an increasingly compl...

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