Certificate in Adult Respiratory Nursing Practice

Programme Short Title Adult Respiratory Nursing Practice
Programme Code DK_NNARN_9 Mode of Delivery Part Time Blended-Learning No. of Stages 1
Semesters Per Stage 1 NFQ Level 9 Programme Credits 10
Language of Instruction English
Field of Study 0913 - Nursing and midwifery
Educational Aim of Programme The aim of the programme is to enhance nurses’ evidenced- based knowledge, skills and competencies for the challenges of supporting individuals experiencing acute or chronic conditions of the respiratory system
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Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

On successful completion of this programme the learner should be able to :

# Description
PLO1 Apply systematic knowledge and skills at the forefront of the field of adult respiratory nursing practice.
PLO2 Critically appraise evidence of current problems and/or new insights informed by the latest research related to adult respiratory nursing practice.
PLO3 Analyse, interpret and prioritise research sources and findings related to adult respiratory nursing practice.
PLO4 Select from a range of complex and advanced skills across the adult respiratory nursing care spectrum; develop new skills to a high level, including novel and emerging techniques.
PLO5 Act in a wide and often unpredictable variety of professional levels and ill defined contexts related to adult respiratory nursing practice.
PLO6 Take significant responsibility for the work of individuals and groups; lead and initiate activity related to the care of adults experiencing respiratory health issues.
PLO7 Self-evaluate and take responsibility for continuing academic / professional development.
PLO8 Scrutinise and reflect on social norms and relationships and act to change them.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Title
NURS N9009 Adult Respiratory Nursing Practice