Addiction Studies - Limerick Campus

TUS - Limerick Campuses


Course Name Addiction Studies - Limerick Campus
Course Provider TUS - Limerick Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 104538 (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, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Limerick City
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Duration 16 days

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This certificate programme is delivered part time over 8 Friday/Saturday sessions. Attendance comprises of 3 hours on Fridays from 6pm to 9pm and 6 hours on Saturdays from 10am to 4pm.
Course Fee

Expand+Course Fees €850

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Entry Requirements

Expand+What are the entry requirements?
Applicants must be 18 years or older and must demonstrate an interest in the field of Addiction Studies. Applicants will be offered a place on the programme on the basis of a written application.


Course Content

Expand+The aim of this programme is to provide an introduction to the topic of addiction to participants and to enable them to make an initial low-level intervention with an individual displaying addiction-related behaviour. The programme is particularly ai...

Subjects Taught What modules will I study?
Drug & Alcohol Education
Crisis Intervention & Detox
Harm reduction Policy
Ethics & Self Awareness
Effects of Addiction on Individual, Family & Community
4 Tier Model
Screening & Assessment
Treatment Options & Approaches
Assessment Method This programme is assessed through a range of continuous assessments.
Number of Credits Qualification
Certificate in Addiction Studies, Special Purpose Award (Level 6, 10 Credits).
Further Enquiries For queries relating to the course content
Contact: Neal Whelan
Location Limerick
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