Nursing Studies with Midwifery

Course Description

This programme will enable the learner to develop the knowledge and skills required to pursue higher education studies in nursing and related areas.  Successful graduates also can gain employment in the nursing home sector.

Course Content

natomy and Physiology

Nursing Theory and Practice

Human Growth and Develoment


Maternity Care Support

Care Provision and Practice


Work Experience

Please note that the combination of components outlined above may be subject to revision


QQI Level 5 Nursing Studies Award 5M4349

Progression / Employment

Learners will be eligible for employment in a wide range of care settings.  Students may be eligivle to apply for programmes, including Nursing in Third Level Colleges through the Higher Eduction Links Scheme.

Entry Requirements

Ordinary Leaving Certificate/Leaving Certificate Applied.  All applicants must have two written references.  Applications are welcome from mature students with relevant experience.