Therapeutic Interventions for Alcohol & Other Drugs

Letterkenny Institute of Technology

 

Course Name Therapeutic Interventions for Alcohol & Other Drugs
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code LY_NTIAD_M LY_NTIAD_G
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Letterkenny Institute of Technology Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Letterkenny Institute of Technology Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Qualification Letters MSc PgDip
Application Date Application Deadline - 14 September.
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Duration 1 year, full-time
2 years, part-time
PGDip: 9 months
Course Fee EU Fees: €5,000.00
Non-EU Fees: €10,000.00
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
The minimum entry requirements are a Level 8 Honours Degree in a relevant discipline such as Health and Social Care, Nursing, Social Work, Youth Work, Psychology, medicine etc. Applicants may be required to undertake an interview. Applicants who do not hold the above entry requirements may be considered using the LYIT RPL process.
Course Content

Expand+LY_NTIAD_M (Masters): Master of Science in Therapeutic Interventions for Alcohol & Other Drugs

LY_NTIAD_G (Postgrad Dip): Postgraduate Diploma in Science in Therapeutic Interventions for Alcohol & Other Drugs

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Subjects Taught What will I study?
Year 1
Semester 1
• Advanced Research Methods (M)
• Theoretical Foundations in Alcohol & Other Drugs (M)

Semester 2
• Alcohol and Other Drug Use: Interventions Practice & Skills 1 (M)
• Children and Families: Hidden Harm (M)

Year 2
Semester 1
• Alcohol, Drugs & Mental Health: Recovery Approaches (M)
• Alcohol and Other Drugs Use: Interventions Practice & Skills 2 (M)

Semester 2
• Research Dissertation (M)

(M) = Mandatory
Careers or Further Progression Typical careers include becoming a Senior Support Worker and Therapeutic Intervention Specialist.
Further Enquiries Further Information
Contact
Dr Louise McBride
Head of Department
Email: Louise.McBride@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6303
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