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CK740
Midwifery

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the QQI, HEA or Higher Education Institutes.

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3rd level Graduates are qualified for a wide range of occupations, and their education prepares them for roles involving specific skills, and for coordinating, supervising, managing, or training others. Examples include accountants, sales managers, computer programmers, teachers, chemists, environmental engineers, criminal investigators, and financial analysts.

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4 Years
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The course is designed to meet all the requirements and standards for Midwifery Education. A broad-based curriculum helps to produce critical, analytical and reflective practitioners capable of functioning in a variety of settings as midwives.

Each year of the course has two components that consist of theoretical modules and midwifery practice modules.

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PLC courses leading to the following QQI Major Awards may be used for entry into this course.

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Note: Information for 2018 Entry
Old Code New Code Award Title
DCHSN 5M4349 Nursing Studies
DCHSX 5M4468 Community Health Services
DHSXX 5M4339 Healthcare Support


Essential Module Requirements:
Must possess distinctions in 5 modules in the QQI FET/FETAC qualification which must include:
D20001 - Anatomy & Physiology
or 5N0749 - Anatomy and Physiology

20012 - Introduction to Nursing
or 5N4325 - Nursing Theory and Practice

20032 - Human Growth & Development
or 5N1279 - Human Growth and Development
or C20006 - Biology
or 5N2746 - Biology

Note: Information for 2018 Entry

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On graduation, you may seek employment as a Registered Midwife. Midwives  are highly sought-after to work in other countries, enhancing work opportunities abroad, in particular in the UK, Canada and Australia.



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