Entry requirements

Students must be registered, or be eligible to register, in one of the three disciplines in nursing- general, psychiatry, intellectual disability nursing and 6 months post registration experience since initial registration is required. Students must have a Diploma in Nursing, or a Trinity access to Nursing programme or a Degree in Nursing. Applications are made online at: www.tcd.ie/courses/postgraduate/az

Months of entry


Course content

This course is run by the Trinity School of
Nursing and Midwifery in association with the National
Children’s Hospital, Tallaght and affiliated clinical sites.

This course aims to develop and expand knowledge, skills and attitudes in nurses towards infants, children and their families, as a unit in society. The course is designed to equip nurses to deliver primary health care, acute, rehabilitative and palliative care as required and to foster the process of continuing education and research in children's nursing practice.

Information for international students


Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Ms. Thelma Begley
+353-1-896 4041