Master of Science in Nursing in Applied Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory PracticeThe aim of this programme is to support Registered Nurses to adhere to internationally recognised best practice guidance in Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory nursing care due to commence in February 2021
For many nurses working in the Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory, this will be an upskilling programme, providing contextual skills and competencies to build, promote and manage their patient cohort.
- Advancing Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory Practice
- Quality and Risk Management
- Fundamentals for Cardiovascular Nursing
- Procedural Sedation
- Applied Research: Theory
- Dissertation Module
This programme offers an excellent opportunity for registered nurses to move to the next stage of their career.
It is expected that graduates of the programme will also be well positioned to take a leadership role in Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory nursing practice.
Graduates will benefit from enhanced leadership and management competencies and applied skills that will improve their employability and effectiveness as professionals.
The proposed programme matches this objective, matching the needs of graduates in the Public and Private Healthcare Sector.
The entry requirement for undertaking the programme is an Honours Degree (H2.2) in General Nursing. Current registration on the appropriate division of the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland live register. Candidates must be employed in a clinical area that is approved as an appropriate clinical learning environment by the programme board and satisfies the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland Requirements and Standards for nurse applicants. Candidates must also remain in this employment for the duration of the programme.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) will be in line with GMIT Academic Code of Practice number 6.
Candidates who do not meet the minimum requirements can apply through the RPL process. GMIT. Please contact them on: Admissions@gmit.ie
Other Essential Information:
Mode of Study
For an overview of the programme please click here (PDF, 111KB).
Face to face days will take place at the Mayo campus on the following days
Wednesday 10th February 2021
Wednesday 17th February 2021
Wednesday 14th March 2021
How to Apply
Noreen Kilkenny, Programme Chair, Noreen.Kilkenny@gmit.ie for more information
Closing date for receipt of completed applications for February intake is 5pm on Monday 1st February 2021.
Please note: Non-EU students cannot apply for part-time programmes, as per immigration regulations.
Current fees are listed on our Fees Page https://www.gmit.ie/general/what-are-fees
Discipline: Nursing and Social Care
NFQ Level: 9
Category: Part-time Accredited