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Programme Academic Structure for 2019 - 2020, BSc in Nursing (Intellectual Disability)

This information is provisional & subject to change.

Year 1 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
NS105Core Nursing Skill10Year long01001
NS108Understanding Intellectual Disability 25Semester 201001
NS110Personal & Professional Development 17.5Semester 101001
NS112Caring & Communication in Nursing5Semester 101001
NS113Introduction to Sociology of Health & Illness5Semester 201001
NS119Understanding the Body 25Semester 201001
NS131Understanding Intellectual Disability 15Semester 101001
NS133Understanding the Body 15Semester 190101
NS161Practice Module 1b (Intellectual Disability)7.5Year long01001
PSYC101Intro to lifespan Psychology as applied Nursi5Semester 201001

Year 2 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
NS201Personal & Professional Development 25Semester 101001
NS202Evidence-Based Practice & Research in Nursing5Semester 201001
NS204Clinical Pharmacology for Nursing Practice5Semester 110001
NS213Nursing and Physical Health 17.5Semester 185151
NS214Physical Health Issues 27.5Semester 201001
NS224Altered Bodily Processes5Semester 110001
NS237Assistive Technology & Complex Needs5Semester 201001
NS263Wellbeing across the lifespan 15Semester 101001
NS264Wellbeing across the lifespan 25Semester 201001
NS284Practice Module 2 (Intellectual Disability)10Year long01001

Year 3 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
NS308Ethics in Nursing5Semester 201001
NS309Nursing in individuals with challenging behav5Semester 201001
NS312Research & Nursing Practice 25Semester 201001
NS315Spec Appr in Nurs Prac 1: Int Dis & Mntl Hlth5Semester 201001
NS366Practice Module 3(Intellectual Disability)20Semester 101001
NS369Practice Module 3c(Intellectual Disability 0815Semester 201001

Year 3 Optional Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
NS324Health / Nursing Informatics5Semester 201001
NS326Working for Inclusion5Semester 201001
NS342Palliative Care5Semester 201001
NS343Clinical Judgement & Decision Making5Semester 201001

Year 4 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
NS4017Contemporary Issues10Semester 101001
NS441Management & Leadership in Prof Practice5Semester 101001
NS442Health Promotion5Semester 101001
NS4515Practice Module 4a(Intellectual Disability)5Semester 101001
NS4516Practice Module 4b(Intellectual Disability)15Semester 201001
NS4517Practice Module 4c(Intellectual Disability)15Semester 201001
NS458Research Enquiry5Semester 101001

Year 4 Optional Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
UM405Uaneen Non-Contributing Module5Year long01001

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