Healthcare

Nursing Studies

Description

This is a foundation course for students who wish to pursue a career in the nursing profession.

Duration

One year, full time.

Modules

  • Anatomy and Physiology (5N0749)
  • Safety and Health at Work (5N1794)
  • Nursing Theory and Practice (5N4325)
  • Human Growth and Development (5N1279)
  • Nutrition (5N2006)
  • Social Studies (5N1370)
  • Care Provision and Practice (5N2705)
  • Word Processing (5N1358)
  • Work Experience (5N1356)
  • Communications (5N0690)
  • Optional Module:
    Mathematics (5N1833)

Certification

NFQ Level 5 award made by QQI (5M4349 Nursing Studies)

Career Options

Students may progress to Third Level courses through the Higher Education Links Scheme or may find employment in the health area.


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