Courses Requiring Vetting

Course Title Code
Undergraduate Diplomas  
Diploma in Drugs Counselling Theory and Intervention Skills W286
Diploma in Emergency Medical Science X485 carried out by the HSE
Undergraduate Degrees  
DN200 Mathematics and Science Education MATH 10410
DN262 Human Nutrition HMS1
DN400 Medicine MDS2
DN401 Medicine Graduate Entry MDS9
DN410 Radiography MDS4
DN411 Radiography Graduate Entry MDSJ
DN420 Physiotherapy MDS5
DN430 Sports and Exercise Management SMS2 - depending on placement
DN450 General Nursing NSS1
DN451 Children's and General Nursing NSS3
DN452 Midwifery NSS4
DN453 Mental Health Nursing NSS8 - previously NSS2
DN600 Law - Human Rights Education Module Law 37410
DN760 Education EDS1,EDS2,EDS3
Mathematics University Ambassadors Scheme MST 30060
Graduate Certificates  
Cancer Nursing: Adult X682
Cancer Nursing: Children X683
Cancer Nursing: Colorectal X686
Critical Care Nursing (Intensive Care) X685 
Critical Care Nursing (Cardiovascular) X782
Graduate Certificate Breast Care Nursing X684
Graduate Diplomas  
Cancer Nursing: Breast: Adult: Children: Colorectal X546 FT X747 PT
Public Health Nursing X035
Critical Care Nursing (Children) X617 FT X748 PT
Palliative Care X791 FT X792 PT
Chronic Illness Management (Nursing) X808 FT X809 PT
Critical Care Nursing (Cardiovascular) X552 FT X744 PT
Critical Care Nursing (Intensive Care) X547 FT X745 PT
Diabetes Nursing X548 FT X749 PT
Emergency Medical Science - Advanced Paramedic X488
Emergency Nursing: Adult X616 FT X751 PT
Emergency Nursing: Children X615 FT X752 PT
Inclusive and Special Education W424
Graduate Diploma in Childrens Cardiac Care X962
Grad Primary Care (Mental Healthcare) X922
Professional Diplomas  
Breast Care Nursing X690
Cancer Nursing: Adult X687
Cancer Nursing: Colorectal X689
Master's Degrees  
MSc Children and Youth Studies  module EDUC43260 Internship depending on placement
MSc Clinical and Diagnostic Biochemistry X874
MA Education module EDUC43260 Internship depending on placement
MA Educational Psychology W094
MSocSc Social Work W174 full time, W175 part time
MSc in Child Art Psychotherapy X348 subject to approval
MSc in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics X723/X820
MSc in Emergency Medical Science Advanced Paramedic X490 carried out at Graduate Diploma
MSc in Emergency Medical Science Immediate Care X425
MSc Primary Care (Orthopaedics & Musculoskeletal Medicine) X875
MSc Systemic Psychotherapy X437
MSc Medical Physics T342 FT, T343 PT
Professional Masters  
Professional Masters in Education W327
Professional Masters in Physiotherapy X784
Professional Masters in Social Work W426
Professional Masters in Systemic Psychotherapy (Ind, Couple, Families) XA01
PhD in Clinical Psychology W324
DPsychSc Clinical Psychology W084
Professional PhD  
Professional Doctorate in Educational Psychology W334 full time, W335 part time subject to approval

Full regulations are included in the Student Garda Vetting Policy.
See also are Relevant Offence Risk Assessment Policy which may apply even if you are not in a programme which requires vetting.

All offers of a place are subject to UCD's Terms and Conditions of Offer.
All students must comply with the general regulations of the university.

Please see also UCD's Fitness to Practise Policy and


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Note some courses also require Health Screening.