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Postgraduate Diploma Blended

Wound Management and Tissue Viability

12 months
Duration
6875 EUR/year
6875 EUR/year
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About

The Postgraduate Diploma in Wound Management and Tissue Viability from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland is an exciting and highly clinically relevant programme delivered by some of the best wound management professionals in Ireland.

Overview

This unique fully accredited one-year part-time programme offers you the opportunity to explore and analyse existing theories and concepts that are fundamental in wound management and tissue viability.

The Wound Management and Tissue Viability programme at Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland will provide you with guidance on the management of acute and chronic wounds in all healthcare settings and is based on good practice, current evidence and supporting guidance.

Learning outcomes 

This Wound Management and Tissue Viability programme will provide you with the skills and knowledge to critically:

  • Evaluate the application of clinical judgement to professional practice by utilising evidence-based practice within wound management and tissue viability.
  • Compare and contrast management and leadership approaches to the effective management and leadership in the provision of within wound management and tissue viability services.
  • Evaluate evidence based methods of assessment and management of wounds of varying aetiologies with reference to person-centred care.
  • Discuss key considerations in the development of services for individuals with wounds of varying aetiologies within the context of a team approach to care.
  • Demonstrate competency in the delivery and evaluation of patient care within the field of wound management and tissue viability.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Advanced Research Methods
  • Advanced Leadership - Professional & Clinical
  • Advanced Management & Strategy
  • Advanced Concepts in Wound Healing & Tissue Repair
  • Critical Issues in the Assessment and Management of Individuals with Leg Ulceration and Lymphoedem
  • Critical Issues in the Assessment and Management of Individuals with Pressure Ulcers and Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Be a registered nurse or midwife on the active register with the Nursing & Midwifery Board of Ireland, or the relevant regulatory body in your country of practice before commencing the programme.
  • Hold a level 8 degree* or international equivalent, demonstrated through a defined recognition of prior learning (RPL) process.
  • Meet the English Language Requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6875 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6875 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6875 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6875 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Wound Management and Tissue Viability
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Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

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