Social Studies - Applied

Central Technical Institute Clonmel


Course Name Social Studies - Applied
Course Provider Central Technical Institute Clonmel
Alternative Provider(s) Tipperary ETB
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Course Code 5M2181
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Clonmel
Course Content

Expand+Applied Social Studies is a course for people who wish to embark on a programme of study leading to a career in social care. One is introduced to the theory and practice of the key areas of social studies and social care. It’s the ideal starting po...

FET Code 5M2181 - Applied Social Studies
Duration 1 year
Comment Certification
Awarding Body: QQI
Award type: Major
Title: Applied Social Studies
Code: 5M2181
Level: 5
Credit value: 120
Course Fee

Expand+All Courses cost €550.00 and are broken down as follows:

1.Acceptance Fee of €50.00 to be paid when accepting a place on a course

2.College registration fee of €300.00 payable on registration.

All students pay this, there is no exemption.

Financial Support If you think you are eligible for the student grant, you should apply through the website:

If you have any queries contact 0761 0878 74 or email:
Interview Yes - Mid to Late May & Late August to early September
Application Date You must apply online for a PLC course: (link below)
Apply before 31st August 2018
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Courses commence in September 2018
Subjects Taught •Psychology
•Intercultural Studies
•Social Studies
•Work Experience
•Safety and Health at Work
•Legal Practice and Procedures
•Substance Use – Issue for Youthwork
•Word Processing
•First Aid Responder (FAR)
Mature Entry Places Mature students are welcome on all courses.
Entry Requirements •Leaving Certificate (traditional or applied) / Other equivalent at FFQ 4
•Successful completion of interview
•Candidates must be in a position to obtain Garda Vetting
•Candidates must supply two written references (character, work or educational)
•Candidates must be in a position to source two weeks work experience placement themselves
Careers or Further Progression On completing this course students can make an informed choice about pursuing further study and a career in Health services, Voluntary organisations, Education services, Youth services and Family and Community organisations

Successful completion of this award facilitates entry on a competitive basis through the CAO to a range of Third Level institutions nationwide leading to awards at a higher level on the National Framework of Qualifications.
Further Enquiries Name: Theresa Wall, Course Coordinator

Telephone: (052) 6126269

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