Course Description

Nursing Studies

This Nursing Studies course is designed to enhance students awareness and understanding for the roles and responsibilities of the professional nurse. It is also ideal for those who wish to pursue a nursing career.Students will study core areas of nursing and are enabled to put theory into practice; using DFEi’s fully upgraded nursing suites and through participation in work experience.This course is delivered by teachers including specialist nurses who bring a real depth of experience to their teaching. The success rates from this course are very high for progression to higher education in both Ireland and the UK.

Areas of Study                                                                               Specialist Module Options

  • Anatomy and Physiology                                                          (Choose One)
  • Biology                                                                                           Caring for Children in Hospital
  • Care provision and Practice                                                      Maternity Care Support
  • Human Growth and Development                                           Understanding Mental Health
  • Nursing Theory and Practice
  • Communications
  • Word Processing
  • Work  Experience
  • Mathematics (Optional)
CollegeDun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeCo. Dublin
Course CategoryNursing, Healthcare & Medicine
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationLevel 5 Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsLevel 5 QQI Award Nursing Studies (5M4349)
Course Start Date14th September 2020
Course Duration1 year Full time
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsOne of the following: Leaving Certificate A QQI Level 4 Award Mature applicants are welcome
Carear PathEmployers actively seek DFEi graduates for recruitment in public and private sectors, nursing homes, hospital, agencies and community care.
Phone01 2809676
Course Code5M4349
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Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute

17 Cumberland Street, Dún Laoghaire, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
17 Cumberland Street
Dún Laoghaire, Dublin
Republic of Ireland
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