Physical Education with Mathematics - Second Level Teaching

Dublin City University


Course Name Physical Education with Mathematics - Second Level Teaching
Course Provider Dublin City University
Alternative Provider(s) St. Patrick's Campus DCU
Course Code DC206
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Dublin City University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre, Glasnevin
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Course Requirements
Subjects Required
Minimum of O1 or H6 in Mathematics and minimum of O4 or H6 in one of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Physics with Chemistry or Agricultural Science

General Entry Requirements
A minimum of six Leaving Certifica...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Revised points for LCVP Link Modules, introduced in 2017

LCVP Link Modules Grade Current Points Revised Points

Distinction 70 66
Merit 50 46
Pass 30 28

Please note that LCVP link modules cannot be used as a subject for general or specific course entry requirements, but can be used for the calculation of points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

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Mature Applicants

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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+Why DCU?
• A modern course developed to meet the changing needs of young people today in relation to physical activity, exercise and sport.

• A unique opportunity to study the human body and its role in physical activity, sport and health.


Subjects Taught

Expand+What Will I Study?

Applied Studies in Athletics
Mathematics and Calculus
Microteaching and Teaching Preparation
History and Sociology in PE and School Sport
Motor Control and Learning
Introduction to Teaching HRA in PE

Comment This four-year course is recognised by the Teaching Council for teaching PE and mathematics.
Careers or Further Progression Future Careers:
Sports Development
Further Education

In these areas:
Vocational School
Secondary School
Community School
Comprehensive School
Further Enquiries Contact Details
Prof. Niall Moyna
School of Health and Human
T +353 (0) 700 8802
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2018 487
2017 476
2016 480