Advanced Clinical Practice

University of Limerick

Postgraduate Certificate
6 months
6696 EUR/year
1818 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Clinical Therapies at the University of Limerick offers a suite of Postgraduate Certificates for qualified healthcare professionals.The Advanced Clinical Practice is offered at University of Limerick.


The Advanced Clinical Practice programmes offered by University of Limerick are designed to expand existing professional knowledge and to produce high quality evidence based practitioners who are better positioned to develop their individual disciplines as well as the wider health agenda. They aim to produce graduates who are committed to life long learning. The programmes will offer participants the opportunity to critically examine and reflect on their own practice and to implement mechanisms of change to enhance current practice.

Programme Aims:

  • To discuss professional issues relating to the provision of healthcare services
  • To examine the different sectors of patients/clients, service providers and models of service, and their differing needs
  • To source, critically appraise and synthesise the most up-to-date research 
  • To acquire advanced level of clinical reasoning and critical thinking
  • To develop advanced level assessment and identification of service need in the students area of clinical practice
  • To integrate research knowledge with clinical expertise and patient preference to establish the means of providing cost-effective, high quality clinical services

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Evidence Based Practice (distance learning) online 
  • Research Methods
  • Independent Learning Module 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Qualification transcripts and certificates
    • English language qualification if English is not your first language 
    • Certified English translations of your transcripts/certificates where the originals are in a language other than English.
    • A copy of your birth certificate or passport
    • Module Preference Form

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6696 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6696 EUR per year and a duration of 6 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1818 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1818 EUR per year and a duration of 6 months.


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Advanced Clinical Practice
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