Course Description

Applied Social Studies - Listowel Campus

This is a one-year full time Applied Social Studies programme offering an introduction to the theory and practice of social studies and psychology aiming to increase awareness of the practical applications of social and psychological theory.

What will I Study?

• Communications (5N0690)
• Human Growth & Development (5N1279)
• Intercultural Studies (5N0765)
• Psychology (5N0754)
• Social Studies (5N1370)
• Substance Use Issues for Youth Work (5N2176)
• Work Experience (5N1356)
• Young People & Society (5N2002)

CollegeKerry College of Further Education & Training
Course LocationListowel, Kerry
Course CategorySocial Studies, Humanities & Social Sciences
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationLevel 5 Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsQQI Level 5 Major Award Certificate in Applied Social Studies (5M2181)
Course Start Date9th September 2024
Course End Date30th May 2025
Course Duration38 weeks
Course Fee0
Entry RequirementsMinimum • Applicants must be 16+ years of age on entry to the course. • Leaving Cert, LCVP, LCA or QQI Level 4 Major Award. • Mature applicant route available for applicants aged 23+. • Competent written and spoken English (CEFR B1 or Higher). • Non-EU/EEA applicants must have permission to work in Ireland. Additional • Good interpersonal and communication skills are essential. • Garda vetting is a requirement for this programme and participation is subject to a satisfactory outcome of the Garda vetting process.
Carear PathStudents will have a solid knowledge base for further studies in many vocational areas within the caring professions at the degree level.
Course Code369275
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