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

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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 t...

FET Code 5M2181 - Applied Social Studies
Duration 1 year Monday to Friday
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 €450.00 and are broken down as follows:

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

2.Student Services fee of €150.00 payable on registration.

All students pay this, there is no...

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

If you have any queries contact Email: Phone: 0761 08 7874
Interview Interviews between May 3rd and 31st 2019 & between September 3rd and October 15th 2019
Application Date

Expand+To be eligible for School-time offers applicants must:
Apply between October 18th 2018 and April 30th 2019
Be available for interview between May 3rd and 31st 2019

All School-time applicants will receive interview results by June 12th 2019

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Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Courses commence in September 2019
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 Clearance
•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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