Education Irish & Religious Studies - Thurles Campus

St. Patricks College Thurles


Course Name Education Irish & Religious Studies - Thurles Campus
Course Provider St. Patricks College Thurles
Alternative Provider(s) Mary Immaculate College
Course Code MI011
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Limerick Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Thurles
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

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Applicants must obtain the following minimum grades in the Leaving Certificate: Grade H5 on a Higher Level paper in not less than two subjects, one of which must be Irish, and grade O6/ H7 in four other subjects (Higher or Ordina...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP)
Link modules will be accepted for points purposes but they will not qualify as a subject for matriculation purposes.
Mature Applicants

Expand+If you are at least 23 years old on the 1 January of the year of entry to College, you are considered as a mature applicant. All mature applicants who make an application to the College through the CAO for MI011 and are meeting the eligibility criter...

Alternative Entry

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For further information about minimum grades and entry requirements please contact the MIC Admissions Office at E: or Mary Higgins, T: +44 28 20762949 / 77 38679867 E:

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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+The BA in Education, Irish and Religious Studies is a four-year, full-time undergraduate concurrent teacher education degree. Graduates are qualified to teach Irish and Religious Studies to honours Leaving Certificate level. In addition, graduates ar...

Subjects Taught

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Becoming a Student

Teanga agus Litríocht na Gaeilge 1
An Fhiannaíocht agus Scéalaíocht Ár Sinsear

Students choose two of the following modules:
Religion and World Religions
Introduction to Systematic Theology
The World of the Bi...

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Points History
Year Points
2017 382
2016 375