Nursing

Course Description
The Certificate in Science in Nursing will be offered to nurses who already hold a level 8 qualification or Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Level 8) or equivalent qualification and wish to develop their knowledge, skills and competencies.

Who Should Apply?
This programme is suitable for Registered Nurses.

Subjects taught

Course Content
Leadership and Decision Making for Advanced Practice (10 credits)

Advanced Practice in Person Centered Integrated Care (10 credits)

Quality and Innovation (10 credits)

Entry requirements

Minimum Entry Requirements
To be eligible for this programme applicants must: ? Be registered Nurse with NMBI

Be currently employed in health care provision

Hold a level 8 qualification *Applicants who do not have a level 8 qualification may apply for entry to the programme in accordance with the procedures outlined in the DkIT Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) policy.

Due to the blended learning delivery within this course students should have access to a PC / Mac, a headset with a mic, and a broadband internet connection from home, so as to be able to fully participate in the course.

Basic IT skills are essential to complete this programme.

Applicants may be interviewed

Duration

1 - 2 Years

Course Delivery
This programme will be delivered via a blend of face-to-face and online delivery.

Post Course Info

Career Opportunities
The programme provides the nurse with a broad based educational experience to practice at an advanced level

More details
  • Qualifications

    Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time,Daytime,Blended

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    Course provider