Social Studies

Liberties College


Course Name Social Studies
Course Provider Liberties College
Alternative Provider(s) City of Dublin ETB
Course Code ESS5A ESS5S 5N1370
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Component Award (Level 5 NFQ) Minor QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Weekend
Location (Districts) Liberties
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Entry to all courses is by enrolment which requires the completion of a form and payment of the course fee. Unless otherwise stated enrolment on courses should be made in person at the college or over the phone. All courses must reach th...

Duration ESS5A:
10 Weeks. Wednesdays from 19.00 to 21.00 and 3 Saturdays from 09.30 to 14.00.

10 Weeks. Wednesdays from 18.00 to 20.30 and 3 Saturdays from 09.30 to 14.00.
Course Fee €210.
Number of Places 15

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All enrolments are subject to the rules and regulations of City of Dublin Education and Training Board, CDETB, a copy of which is available from the college office. Course descriptions, schedules and fees are correct at time of...

Course Content This award provides an introduction to sociology and social studies. The course is suitable for students who have an interest in social studies or for those working in the youth, social and community care sector. Students will learn about the issues impacting on the social fabric such as discrimination, family breakdown, youth culture and the harm drug and crime can manifest in communities.
Assessment Method Assessment is by means of a written theory based exam and a project where candidates will be expected to demonstrate an understanding of social studies concepts using appropriate research techniques.
FET Code 5N1370 Social Studies
Further Enquiries Liberties College
Bull Alley Street
D08 A8N0
t. +353 (0)1 454 0044
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