TUS - Athlone Campus


Course Name Volunteering
Course Provider TUS - Athlone Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 100185 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose Technological University of the Shannon Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Athlone
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Commencing Monday, September 12th 2022

Induction for the 2022/2023 academic year takes place (online via Zoom) on Saturday 10th September from 930am to 1pm. In advance, you will be required to review Pre Induction reading material, available to yo...

Duration 12 weeks

Monday 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm (online)

For online programmes, lectures will be delivered online and recordings of lectures will be available to view in the student’s own time.
Course Fee Programme Fee €95
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate – Grade O6 at ordinary level in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate.

Two of these subjects must be Mathematics and a language (English or Irish)


any QQI Level 5 (Full award with a minimum of eight modules)


Recognition of Prior Learning. (APL/APEL)
Mature Applicants Mature applicants (i.e over 23 years)
Course Content

Expand+Are you currently volunteering or interested in volunteering?

Aim of Programme
This unique programme sets out to recognise and reward the great contribution so many are making in society through their efforts in a voluntary capacity. It also seek...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The theory of volunteerism and the contribution of volunteerism to the benefit of society.

The role of volunteering organisations (charities, sporting and other)

Volunteerism-preparation, planning, project design and management in the volunteer...

Assessment Method Assessment is based on the student’s reflective report and presentation and not the outcome or impact of the volunteering activity.
Number of Credits 10 ECTS
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