Addiction Studies

Limerick Institute of Technology

 

Course Name Addiction Studies
Course Provider Limerick Institute of Technology
Course Code 104538 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Limerick Institute of Technology Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment How To Apply:
1. Apply Online (Please see "Application Weblink below).

2. Email: Download and complete the Application Form from the course page and email to flexible@lit.ie

3. By Post: Download and complete the Application Form from the course page and post to our Flexible Learning office in Moylish or Thurles.

4. In Person: Download and complete the Application Form from the course page and bring to our Flexible Learning office in Moylish or Thurles.

Start Date: January 2020.
Application Date Course Opening Soon. Please contact Provider.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Duration 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. This programme will be delivered fortnightly commencing in January 2020 in LIT Moylish.
Course Fee The fee for this programme is €750.
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.
Comment Qualification
Certificate in Addiction Studies (Special Purpose Award, Level 6, 10 Credits).
Course Content

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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 particul...

Subjects Taught •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 10
Further Enquiries For queries on the application process:
Contact: Department of Flexible Learning
Tel: 061 293802
Email: Flexible@lit.ie

For Academic queries:
Contact: Neal Whelan
Email: Neal.Whelan@lit.ie
Location LIT Limerick (Moylish)
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here