Nursing Studies/Healthcare Support
This one year course leads to a qualification in one of the above awards at Level 5.
Students choose their area of interest and choose module combinations that lead to their
chosen major award in either Nursing Studies or Community Care or Healthcare Support.
Modules involve practical demonstrations in Nursing Theory and Practice with a qualified
Nursing tutor. These courses are a recognised stepping stone to advance onto Nursing and
Applied Social Studies in Universities/Institutes of Technology.
All applicants will be subject to Garda Vetting.
The Modules delivered in this course are as follows:
• Anatomy & Physiology
• Safety & Health at Work
• Nursing Theory & Practice
• Care Provision and Practice
• Human growth & Development
• Work Experience
• Word Processing
• Occupational First Aid
• Care Support
• Care Skills
(The above modules are accurate as of time of printing and maybe subject to change)