Nursing the Individual with Multiple Needs

University of Limerick

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Nursing the Individual with Multiple Needs

  • Host University

    University of Limerick

  • Location

    Limerick, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Nursing, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Nursing

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    The nursing care and management of acute and chronic physical illness. Senses and their functions and sensory impairment: care and management. Physical disability, nursing care and management. Preparation and care of persons with an intellectual disability undergoing investigative and diagnostic procedures. Functions and promotion of sleep. Applied pharmacology Clinical Skills Syllabus: Breast awareness Testicular examination Cervical screening Monitoring of blood glucose and administration of insulin Wound management and associated dressing techniques

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.