Education Home Economics & Economics with concurrent Teacher Education

St. Angela's College Sligo


Course Name Education Home Economics & Economics with concurrent Teacher Education
Course Provider St. Angela's College Sligo
Course Code AS004
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Sligo Town
Qualification Letters B.Ed. (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements Applicants are required to have an established Leaving Certificate (or an approved equivalent) with at least 2 H5s and 4 O6s/H7s.

Subject Requirement:

- Irish, English, Mathematics - Home Economics or a laboratory science subject (inc. Agricultural Science)

- A third language for matriculation purposes - Any one other subject recognised for matriculation purposes

Note: All students undertaking the Bachelor of Education will be required to complete a Garda Vetting Enquiry Form
QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants Mature Students
A number of places are reserved to facilitate the admission of students who may matriculate by reason of mature years (23 years of age on 1st January of the calendar year of entry to the College) and of students already matriculated who have been some years away from school.
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €25 Closing Date: 20th January 2017 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €40 Closing Date: 1st February 2017 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €50 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+Programme Overview
The Bachelor of Arts (Education, Home Economics and Economics) and Professional Master of Education (with Home Economics) is a concurrent teacher education degree leading to a National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ) Level 9 mas...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Programme Content The programme consists of three main components: Home Economics, Education and Economics.

The study of Home Economics includes the interrelated areas of Food Studies, Textiles, Fashion, Design and Family Resource Management. Phy...

Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities

Graduates of this programme are qualified to teach Junior Certificate Home Economics and Leaving Certificate Home Economics and Economics at post-primary level. Graduates are provided with a professional and academic qualification which enables them, to also pursue careers in a wide range of fields including Education, Home Economics and Economics. In addition, those with an honours degree have the option to pursue further studies at Postgraduate and PhD levels.
Further Enquiries St. Angela’s College
Lough Gill, Sligo
T: 071 9143580

Home Economics Department
T: 071 9135650

Department of Nursing, Health Sciences
and Disability Studies
T: 071 9135603

Education Department
T: 071 9195552

Access Office
T: 0719195575
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2017 419 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)
2016 420 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)
2015 440