Applications are now open for the 90-100% funded module through the Government July stimulus package here Under this scheme the Department of Nursing and Midwifery is offering the following postgraduate module, NS6302 - Infection Prevention and Control in Healthcare - 9 credits.

An application deadline of November 30th 2020 has been set to allow for a brief induction in December. The module will be delivered online over 12 weeks commencing the week of January 25th. Lectures will be on Tuesday afternoons.

This Government initiative (July stimulus) provides funded college places for students to undertake fulltime, part time or modular programmes. These upskilling measures form a further response to the impacts of the global pandemic COVID-19, providing up skilling and reskilling for those who have been most affected and ensuring that they will have the skills most needed by employers today. The scheme is for 

  1. Recent graduates
  2. The Employed
  3. Unemployed
  4. PUP Recipients
  5. Returners
  6. Formerly Self-employed

All information is available on the link provided above and here, including, module information, eligibility criteria and application form. 30 places have been allocated on a first come basis. If you are interested in this module, please do not delay in applying as places will fill very fast. Please feel free to use the contact details below if you have any queries. Helen Brown Professional Education, Graduate and Professional Studies helen.brown@ul.ie  +353 (0) 61 213388  M:086 7870998 www.ul.ie/gps