Nursing & Midwifery - Structured

This Structured PhD is available as a four-year full-time programme and as a six-year part-time programme (360 ECTS).

Each student must obtain 30 ECTS during their PhD programme. Students select modules in consultation with their supervisor. There are a number of professional skills modules available, as well as advanced discipline-specific modules.

Entry requirements

PhD candidates should normally have a high honours standard in a relevant academic discipline at primary degree level or equivalent together with the support of an academic staff member who is approved by the College to supervise the research in terms of its nature and scope. Candidates will be required to submit a well-developed research proposal for consideration by the School as part of their application.

Duration

Structured PhD (Doctorate in Nursing Practice)—full-time, four years

Structured PhD (Doctorate in Nursing Practice)—part-time, six years

Research

Research Areas

The School's research interests, expertise and activities are centred on the following themes:

Healthy and Active Ageing
Randomised Trials and Evidence Synthesis
Maternity Care and Women's Health

More details
  • Qualification letters

    PhD

  • Qualifications

    Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Daytime

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