Course Description

Pre-University Science

Anatomy & Physiology; Biology; Physics; Laboratory Skills; Chemistry; Mathematics; Communications; Word Processing; Personal & Professional Development

CollegeKillester College of Further Education
Course LocationKillester, Dublin
Location PostcodeDublin 5
Course CategoryLaboratory Practice, Science
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationLevel 5 Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsLaboratory Techniques
Course Start Date12th September 2022
Course End Date26th May 2023
Course Durationone academic year
Course TimeFull time
Course Fee300
Entry RequirementsLeaving Certificate/LCA Applicants must have attained a Pass grade in Leaving Cert Ordinary Level Maths or equivalent LCA and Leaving Certificate Foundation Maths students must sit a short Maths test in Killester College as part of the Application process. Students who may not have formal academic requirements but who have the ability to successfully participate on the course will be considered. (RPL Recognition of Prior Learning)
Carear PathEmployment opportunities include working in pharmaceutical research organisations as clinical researchers or as laboratory assistants. They may also work in science-related industries such as clinical trial monitoring or medical research organisations. Students may also progress to participating Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) through the QQI Higher Education Links Scheme. Past students have progressed onto TU Dublin, DCU, UCD, Maynooth, TCD, TU Tallaght, IT Carlow, IT Sligo and UCC. Ten of our 2019 graduates got into General Science in UCD. Five from the same year got into TCD Science etc. Killester College Science Students who graduate & meet the Entry Requirements for Sligo IT are guaranteed places on many of their level 6/7 Science courses.The new Laboratory Apprenticeships are also an option.
Course Code5M3807
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Killester College of Further Education

Collins Avenue Killester Dublin 5 D05 TW21, Killester, Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: D05 TW21

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Killester College of Further Education
Collins Avenue Killester Dublin 5 D05 TW21
Killester, Dublin
Republic of Ireland
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