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Professional Development Modules

At the School of Nursing and Human Sciences, a variety of contemporary practice focused modules have been developed to respond to the educational needs of nurses and other healthcare professionals. Some are in partnership with healthcare institutions, the HSE and both statutory and voluntary sector organisations.  We use a variety of teaching and assessment methods to ensure these modules are an enjoyable educational experience for participants. All are supported by our online learning environment Loop which facilitates student learning during modules. These modules are available nationally or within DCU and can run specifically for services on request. Please contact Dr Louise Hopper for further information. The School welcomes the opportunity to develop new modules that address the ever-changing education needs of the health care sector.

Specialist

NS520 Ageing in Society - Closed

NS5057 Surgical Skills for Healthcare Practitioners   - Closing date: 2nd November 2018, apply here

NS5058 Informatics in eHealth - Closed

NS4543 Teaching and Assessing in Healthcare Practice - Closed

NS5077 Chronic Skin Conditions -  Closed

NS5049 Overweight & Obesity: Shaping a Healthier Future - Closing date: 2nd November 2018, apply here 

Intellectual Disability 

NS4013 Service Improvement with Cooperative Learning (Closed )

Psychotherapy Supervision 

NS620 Psychotherapy Supervision (Summary & Application Form) 

Children's Nursing 

Delivered at Temple Street Children's University Hospital in collaboration with DCU 

NS465 Nursing the Child with Airway Dysfunction - Information Coming Soon 

NS480 Caring for Children with an Inherited Metabolic Disorder - Information Coming Soon 

NS486 Children's Neuroscience Nursing Care - Information Coming Soon 

Mental Health 

NS487 Cooperative Learning: Service Improvement Leadership for Mental Health - Closed 

NS4022 Principles and Practice of Peer Support and Peer Advocacy in Mental Health - Closed 

NS464 Mental Health in Primary Care Setting - Closed

Dementia Care

NS466 Personal Centered Dementia Care - Closed

Homelessness

Delivered in DCU in collaboration with the Homeless Agency

NS462 Effective Management in Homeless Services - Closed 

For Further Information Contact: 

Dr Louise Hopper, T: 01 700 8540; E: louise.hopper@dcu.ie

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