Environmental Health

Dublin Institute of Technology


Course Name Environmental Health
Course Provider Dublin Institute of Technology
Course Code DT491
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Dublin Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Number of:
Subjects 6
Honours 2H5's

Minimum Grade in:
Maths 04/H7
English or Irish O6/H7

Other Requirements
At least 04/H7 in one of: Physics, Chemistry, Physics and Chemistry or Biology.

Important Information
Students will be ...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme - Link Modules

The Institute recognises the LCVP for admission purposes and results in the Link Modules element of the programme will be considered as follows:

Distinction 66 points
Merit 46 points
Pass 28 points

The Link Modules may be used as one of the six subjects for overall points calculation but will not be considered as a subject for the purposes of minimum entry requirements.
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme
The Leaving Certificate Applied Programme will not meet entry requirements and will not be awarded points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+QQI/FET/FETAC Level 5 Awards

Dublin Institute of Technology welcomes
applications from students who are presenting QQI/FET/FETAC Level 5 awards and there are approximately 500 first year places available on Higher Certificate, Ordinary Degree and...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+Mature Students/ Thinking of returning to study?
Whatever your reason for coming back to education, updating your skills, gaining a new qualification, achieving a personal goal or ambition, DIT welcomes all mature students.

We know it can be da...

Alternative Entry Go to http://www.dit.ie/studyatdit/undergraduate/howtoapply/ for information.
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 32 places (approximately).
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Financial Support Entrance Scholarships €2,000 each will be awarded to students entering Honours Degree programmes DT302 (Business Analytics), DT321 (Business & Law), DT341 (Marketing), DT343 (Retail and Services Management), DT354 (Business Computing), DT358 (Logistics & Supply Chain Management), DT365 (Business & Management), DT366 (Accounting & Finance), DT398 (Human Resource Management) and DT399 (Economics & Finance) who achieve 500 points or more in the Leaving Certificate Examination in the year of entry.
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2018 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2018 at 5:15pm

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

Course Content

Expand+What is Environmental Health?
Our environment and lifestyle affects our health. The air we breathe, the water we drink, the food we eat, our homes and workplaces all can have an influence on our state of health. Students on this programme gain exper...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Areas of study include:
Environmental Health, Biology, Chemical Applications, Microbiology, Building Technology, Computations, Ecology and Entomology, Food and Water Chemistry, Communications, Physics, Noise and Radiation, Environmental Health Scie...

Comment Location: Cathal Brugha St.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What are my career opportunities?
Employment opportunities may exist in private and public sectors in areas such as environmental management, health and safety, food safety and health promotion, as well as Environmental Health Officer (EHO) in the s...

Further Enquiries School of Food Science and Environmental Health
T: 01 402 4355 (School Office)
E: fseh@dit.ie
International Students Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2017 307
2016 330
2015 340