Health & Leisure with Health & Wellbeing

Institute of Technology Tralee


Course Name Health & Leisure with Health & Wellbeing
Course Provider Institute of Technology Tralee
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 Institute of Technology Tralee 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, IT Tralee.
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

Expand+In March of each year, the Institute of Technology, Tralee, 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 Marc...

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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+Modules with credits:
Semester: 7
Research Project 1 5
Adult Learning and Reflective Practice 5
Health Studies: Wellbeing Science 5
Health Education: Facilitating Emotional and Mental Health Education 5
Community Development Studies 5


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.

Postgraduate Masters or Doctorate Through Research

Postgraduate Masters (Taught)
Further Enquiries Head Of Department Health & Leisure Studies:
Dr. Michael Hall
Room(s): B212
Tel: +353 (0)66 7144168 Ext: 4168
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