NFQ Level 9, Major Award
The Postgraduate Diploma in Practice Nursing is a 60 credit programme for registered nurses and midwives. The programme will be delivered in blended learning format over two academic years, with 15 credits being delivered in each semester.
Progression to the MSc Nursing Studies Master's Degree
Successful completion of the Postgraduate Diploma in Practice Nursing will allow eligibility to apply for, and enter the MSc Nursing Studies (Direct Entry Year 2) Master's Degree programme in Nursing.
For information about modules, module choice, options and credit weightings, please go to Programme Requirements.