Addiction Studies

Dublin Business School


Course Name Addiction Studies
Course Provider Dublin Business School
Course Code 94394 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Diploma College None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment We are now accepting applications for programmes taking place in 2017. Contact our admissions team for more information.

Phone: 01 417 7500
Opening times: Monday to Friday 8:45am to 5:15pm.

Intake: October & February.
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Duration 10 weeks part-time. 1 evening per week, 6.15-9.30pm.
Course Fee

Expand+The fee for this diploma is €1,325, this is inclusive of tuition, registration, exam fees and DBS library membership. This fee must be paid in full before the course begins.

DBS Diploma students can also avail of a wide range of facilities to assi...

Financial Support Tax Relief
The Degree programmes are eligible for tax relief at the standard rate, which at the time of going to print is 20%. For part-time courses, tax relief is granted on fees paid exceeding €2,000 and up to €7,000.

For further information please contact:
The Admissions Office
Dublin Business School
13/14 Aungier Street, Dublin 2
T: +353 1 4177500
F: +353 1 4177543

Expand+Our next Open Event will be held on ​​Tuesday ​August 22nd, between ​​4pm and 7pm in our Aungier Street building.

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Course Content

Aims and Objectives
The Diploma in Addiction Studies addresses head-on the very serious challenge addiction throws at Irish society today. It responds to the changing landscape of addiction treatment by providing a sound theoretical knowle...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Core Modules
The Meaning and Nature of Addiction

Predominant Theories of Causation – Biological, Psychological, Sociological and Cultural

Theoretical Orientations in the Treatment of Addiction – Medical, Pharmacological, Spiritual, Psychologic...

Assessment Method To be awarded the Diploma in Addiction Studies, a student will be required to complete a written assignment (100%).
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
This programme provides stimulating questions for students which relate directly to their various educational and professional activities whether that be in the area of health and social care, business, arts, law or education.

Further Enquiries The Admissions Team
Dublin Business School
13/14 Aungier Street
Dublin 2, Ireland
T: + 353 (0) 1 4177500
F: + 353 (0) 1 4177543
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