Veterinary Nursing

Dundalk Institute of Technology

 

Course Name Veterinary Nursing
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code DK784
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Qualification Letters BSc
Duration 3 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Ordinary Degree Programmes (Level 7)

The standard minimum entry requirement for first year admission to three-year bachelor ordinary degree, Level 7 programmes in Dundalk Institute of Technology is:

Six Grades at O6 or H7 in Leaving Certificate...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Expand+Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Students

Holders of the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) apply in the normal way through the CAO system. Points are awarded on the same basis as per the leaving certificate. The LCVP subject ...

Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme Students

The Leaving Certificate Applied Programme (LCAP) subjects do not meet the minimum entry requirements for admission to academic courses and are not considered as passing subjects. Holders of the LCAP may wish to undertake a QQIFET course in order to gain eligibility for entry to third-level courses in DkIT.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+QQI-FET Qualifications

QQI-FET level 5 and 6 awards are now made by Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) – For further details please visit: www.qqi.ie.

Applicants must have obtained a full QQI-FET Level 5/6 major award with a minimum cred...

QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

Expand+Who is a Mature Applicant?
Any applicant 23 years of age or over on 1st January in the year of entry to first year of a fulltime programme is considered to be a mature applicant. Dundalk Institute of Technology actively encourages applications on ma...

Alternative Entry For information on alternative entry go to: https://www.dkit.ie/home-page/study-dkit/first-year-entry
Northeast Further and Higher Ed Alliance NEFHEA

Expand+The Alliance has worked to enable access to the second year of DkIT programmes in a number of areas.
Full details of the courses where this option is available can be found at www.dkit.ie/nefhea in the section called Information for Students. This i...

Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 2018 - 30
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+Veterinary nursing is a natural choice for those with their minds set on working with animals. If you have a passion for animal welfare, then you are likely already familiar with the profession and the important role that veterinary nurses play in ra...

Careers or Further Progression Recent Graduate Occupations
Veterinary Nurse Ireland // Veterinary Nurse UK // Animal Welfare Officer // Dog kennel Operator // Veterinary Medical Sales
Further Enquiries Dr Arjan van Rossum (Head of Department of Applied Sciences)
Phone: +353 429370200 Ext 2620
Email: arjan.vanrossum@dkit.ie

Doireann Dowling (Lecturer in Veterinary Nursing)
Phone: +353 429370200 Ext 2509
Email: doireann.dowling@dkit.ie

Karen Dunne (Lecturer in Veterinary Nursing, Department of Applied Sciences)
Phone: +353 429370200 Ext 2841
Email: karen.dunne@dkit.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2018 397
2017 400 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)
2016 390