Applied Social Studies

Tullamore Further Education Centre


Course Name Applied Social Studies
Course Provider Tullamore Further Education Centre
Alternative Provider(s) Laois & Offaly ETB
Course Code 5M2181
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Tullamore
Course Content The overall aim of this one-year programme is to introduce the student to the area of sociology, social studies and youth work.
FET Code 5M2181 - Applied Social Studies
Duration One year, full-time, September 2017 - May 2018
Course Fee Fees:
€200 Registration Fee (payable by all students)
€200 PLC Government Levy (some exemptions apply)
€50 QQI Certificate Fee (some exemptions apply)
Financial Support Students may be eligible to apply for the SUSI Grant or the Back to Education Allowance
Application Date How to apply for Advanced Certificate In Business (QQI Level 6):
Contact us directly for an application form at:
Tullamore Further Education & Training Centre
T: 057 93 49424
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Starting in September 2017
Subjects Taught Modules*:
1. Psychology
2. Intercultural Studies
3. Social Studies
4. Young People & Society
5. Legal Practice and Procedures
6. Equality and Disability
7. Personal Effectiveness
8. Work Experience
*Modules subject to change
Entry Requirements Leaving certificate or QQI Level 4 or equivalent standard of education. All applicants must attend for interview and online assessment to determine suitability for programme. Garda Vetting is required to complete Work Experience.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Employment Opportunities:
This programme equips the student with the basic skills to work in community agencies such as family resource centres, residential care centres, community, voluntary and youth organisations.

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Further Enquiries Contact
Elaine on 057 9349444 or