The majority of modules from this Midwifery course at University College Cork are assessed by assignments. For some modules there will be examinations or a student may be required to make a presentation. In Year 2, students undertake a research study and complete a dissertation. A supervisor will be provided to support this work.
On successful completion of this programme, students should be able to:
- Practise with greater insight of the research-base, ethical, socio-political and professional underpinnings of midwifery and health care in Ireland;
- Exercise enhanced personal and professional competence through accountability and autonomy in midwifery practice;
- Demonstrate higher levels of judgement in the practice of midwifery through the generation of midwifery knowledge for innovative, research based midwifery practice;
- Act as innovators and leaders and contribute to practice development in midwifery;
- Teach others from a broad and in-depth knowledge base, derived from critical reflection on midwifery practice and the development of critical inquiry in midwifery
- Exercise accountability and autonomy within the clinical and professional boundaries of midwifery;
- Woman Centred Care
- Maternity Critical Care
- Digital Healthcare
- Personal and Professional Development
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesPsychology Public Health Health Sciences View 165 other Masters in Health Sciences in Ireland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Applicants for the MSc in Midwifery should normally:
- have a minimum of a primary honours Degree in Nursing or Midwifery or approved equivalent degree or qualification approved by the College of Medicine and Health AND
- hold professional registration as a midwife with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland or be eligible for such registration.
International10500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10500 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEA5130 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5130 EUR per year during 24 months.
- 2,630 Direct Entry Year 2
- €5,300 (Year 2)
Living costs for Cork
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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