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Wound Healing and Tissue Repair

National University of Ireland, Galway

Master
24 months
Duration
14750 EUR/year
6500 EUR/year
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About

This Wound Healing and Tissue Repair programme at National University of Ireland, Galway aims to prepare healthcare professionals to effectively manage (within their scope of practice) challenging wound healing and tissue repair issues. 

Overview

The goal is to provide experienced, dedicated healthcare professionals with the necessary knowledge and skills in wound healing and tissue repair to ensure the highest quality of care for patients. Lecturers and facilitators on this course are recognised for their expertise nationally and internationally through research, education and clinical practice.

Unique features of this programme include the multidisciplinary approach. It is the first Level 9 course in skills development and competency in compression therapy and Doppler technique. The lecturers are internationally recognised for their expertise in this field.

Career Opportunities

Students at National University of Ireland, Galway graduating from this Wound Healing and Tissue Repair programme will be able to enhance their clinical skills and knowledge in the area of wound healing and tissue repair. As wound management crosses many disciplines, the career path will vary according to the discipline. In the field of nursing, this programme will support nurses’ application for the role of Clinical Nurse Specialist in Tissue Viability (but does not guarantee that such an appointment will be made).

 

Programme Structure

Courses include
  •  Service Improvement
  •  Clinical Governance  Supporting Safe Practice
  •  Management of venous leg ulceration
  •  Advanced Research Methods
  •  Management of Diabetic Foot Disease
  •  Advanced Wound Care Management
  •  Vascular Disease
  •  Research Dissertation

Lecturers

Lecturers and facilitators on this course are recognised for their expertise nationally and internationally through research, education and clinical practice.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold an honours bachelor‘s degree at NFQ Level 8 in a healthcare profession. Applicants who do not hold an honours degree or Higher Diploma should contact the programme director for further details
  • Hold current registration with their relevant governing body, for example NMBI, CORU, IMC
  • Be currently employed in healthcare
  • Have a minimum of six months’ clinical experience in an appropriate setting since qualification

Work experience

Be currently employed in healthcare.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14750 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6500 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

 EU fees Year 1:  €6,500 and Year 2:  €3,250.

Funding

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