Health & Leisure with Health & Wellbeing - Kerry Campus

MTU - Kerry Campus


Course Name Health & Leisure with Health & Wellbeing - Kerry Campus
Course Provider MTU - Kerry Campus
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code TL_SHWLB_B
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Tralee
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Apply to the Admissions Office, MTU.
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 1 year Add-on
Entry Requirements Holders of the Level 7 BSc in Health and Leisure or an approved equivalent qualification, should apply to IT Tralee.
Mature Applicants The Institute welcomes applications from persons who will be 23 years of age and over on the 1st of January of the proposed year of entry and who wish to be admitted as a mature student. The Institute reserves a minimum of 5% of all places for mature applicants.
Application Date In March of each year, MTU welcomes applications for add-on degree and honours degree programmes, with a commencement date of the following September.

The application process is open for one month, from early March to the first week in April each year (this date changes slightly due to the Easter holidays, but it is always within the first week in April).
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Course Content

Expand+What is Health and Wellbeing
The Health & Wellbeing specialism graduates are equipped to work within a variety of settings, where physical activity, recreation and sport are used to enhance wellbeing: The Health & Wellbeing graduate will have comple...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Semester: 7
Title Credits
Research Project 1 5
Adult Learning and Facilitation Skills 5
Health Studies: Wellbeing Science 5
Wellbeing Education: Facilitating Sexual and Emotional Health 5
Community Development Studies 5

Semester: 8

Careers or Further Progression What are my career opportunities?
Graduates from this stream will be ideally equipped to work in a number of contexts and settings, where physical activity, recreation and sport are applied to enhance wellbeing. These include: The Health Promotion Officer role, Wellness oriented gyms, spas and studios, Positive Youth Development work, Therapeutic Recreation, Wellbeing Coaching.

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Further Enquiries Head Of Department Health, Leisure - Kerry:
Ms. Fiona O Flynn
Room(s): W209
Tel: +353 (0)66 7144168 Ext: 4168
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