Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

Stand-alone modules

Stand-alone modules take place on a phased basis, please contact the School for further information regarding application and start times of modules.

Application form

NFQ levelCostModule nameTimeframe
Level 8 €850 Human Resource Management & Employee Relations Feb - Mar
Level 8 €850 Health Financial Management Mar - Apr
Level 8 €850 Research Methods Sep
Level 8 €850 Leadership & Management Sep - Oct
Level 8 €850 Legal & Ethical Issues Jan
Level 8 €850 Health Promotion & Primary Health Care Feb - Mar
Level 8 €850 Nursing Theory & Practice Mar - Apr
Level 8 €850 Patient Safety, Quality & Risk Managment Sep - Nov
Level 9 €950 Advanced Research Methods Sep - Oct
Level 9 €950 Contemporary Issues in Nursing Feb - Mar
Level 8 €850 Advanced leadership - Professional & Clinical Oct
Level 9 €950 Biological Science & Patient Assessment Jan - Apr
Level 9 €950 Adult Respiratory Care Jan - Apr
Level 9 €950 Health Promotion & Behavioural Sciences Mar - Apr


NFQ levelCostModule nameTimeframe
Level 9 €950 Fundamental Concepts of Cancer Nursing Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Major Adult Cancers Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Phsyco Oncology Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Colorectal Disease Nursing (Optional) Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Breast Disease Nursing (Optional) Semester 2
Level 9 €700 Clinical Research Design & Methodology Sep - Oct
Level 9 €700 Clinical Research Coordination & Management Jan - Mar
Level 9 €700 Ethics & Regulatory Affairs Nov - Jan
Level 9 €950 Education & Training Jan - Feb
Level 9 €950 Clinical Practicum - Advanced Refection and Competence   Sep - Nov
Level 9 €950 Advanced Management & Strategy Mar - Apr
Level 9 €950 Advanced Critical Care Nursing Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Foundation Knowledge and Core Skills of Intensive Care Nursing Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Fundamental Concepts of Critical Care Nursing Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Critical Issues in the Assessment of Individuals with Leg Ulceration and Lymphoedema Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Advanced Concepts in Wound Healing & Tissue Repair Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Critical Issues in the Assessment of Individuals with Pressure Ulcers and Diabetic Foot Ulcers Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Nursing Practice Management of Patients Suffering from Throat, Neck and Oral Cavity Disorders  Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Nursing Practice Management of Patients Suffering from Aural Disorders  Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Nursing Practice Management of Patients Suffering from Nasal Paranasal Disorders Semester 2
Level 9 €950 The Microbiological Basis for Infection Prevention and Control in the Healthcare Setting January
Level 9 €950 Principles of Infection Control Feb - Mar
Level 9 €950 Managerial Issues of Infection Control Mar - Apr
Level 9 €950 Systematic Assessment and Evaluation in Patient Care Jan - Feb
Level 9 €950 Pharmacology & Prescribing Science Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Clinical Governance, Safety and Risk Management Feb - Mar
Level 9 €950 Care of the Nephrology Patient Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Care of the Urology Patient (Optional) Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Renal Replacement Therapies - Haemodialysis & Peritineal Dialysis Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Care of the Patient receiving Renal Replacement Therapy (Optional) Apr - May
Level 9 €950 Community and continuing care settings and the older person Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Contemporary Issues in Gerontological Nursing Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Therapeutic Interventions in the Acute Care Setting Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Professional Accountability in Advanced Practice and Prescribing Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Fundamental Concepts in Perioperative Nursing Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Foundation Knowledge & Skills in Perioperative Practice Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Advanced Practice in Operating Nursing (Optional) Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Advanced Practice in Anaesthesia and Post Anaesthesia Care Nursing (Optional) Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Advanced Anaesthetic/Recovery Room Nursing (Specialist Option) Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Fundamental Concepts of Neuroscience Nursing Sep - Nov
Level 9 €950 Care of Patients with Acute, Complex Neuroscience Conditions Feb - Mar
Level 9 €950 Consolidating Practice Within the Neuroscience Setting Apr - Jun
Level 9 €950 Fundamental Concepts of Coronary Care Nursing Sep - Jan
Level 9 €950 Cardiovascular Disease and Cardiology Interventions Jan - Mar
Level 9 €950 Holistic Management of the Heart Failure Patient and Family May - Jun
Level 9 €950 Fundamental Concepts of Emergency Nursing Sep - Jan
Level 9 €950 Medical, Cardiac, Neurological and Neurosurgical Emergency Nursing Jan - Mar
Level 9 €950 Trauma and Surgical Emergency Nursing Apr - Jun
Level 9 €950 Principles of Orthopaedic Nursing Sep - Dec
Level 9 €950 Nursing the Patient Undergoing Management of Musculoskeletal Issues by Elective & Conservative Means Jan - Mar
Level 9 €950 Anaesthetic Recovery Room Childrens Nursing Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Children's Surgical Modalities (Optional) Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Foundations of Childrens' Peri-Operative Nursing Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Practice/Management of Patients suffering from External Ocular Conditions Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Practice/Management of Patients suffering from Anterior Ocular Segment Conditions Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Practice/Management of Patients suffering from Posterior Ocular Segment Conditions Semester 2
Level 9 €950 Change Management: Theory and Practice Semester 2