General Science with IT Sligo

Cavan Institute


Course Name General Science with IT Sligo
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Sligo Campuses, Cavan & Monaghan ETB, ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 108642 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cavan Town, Sligo Town
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences September 2021.
Qualification Letters BSc
Duration Year One of the level 7 BSc. in General Science is offered at Cavan Institute in conjunction with IT Sligo. Students take years two and three programme in Sligo, choosing from a range of science qualifications provided by IT Sligo.
Entry Requirements Leaving certificate candidates, please refer to the IT Sligo website for entry requirements. Students who have achieved a QQI level 5 award are also eligible to apply. QQI applicants should check with IT Sligo to ensure that they present with the appropriate modules.
Financial Support SUSI grants will be via IT Sligo.
Application Date Direct entry via Cavan Institute web site.
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Course Content

Expand+About This Course
This is the starting point for a successful and varied career in science. In year one, all the science subjects are taught (biology, physics and chemistry) as well as mathematics, information technology and learning to learn. Stude...

Subjects Taught Year 1 (at Cavan Institute):
Information Technology
Learning to Learn
Medical Biotechnology
Comment Certification: Bachelor of Science in General Science on completing the following years in IT Sligo
Careers or Further Progression Further Study
After successful completion of the first year at Cavan Institute, students will move to IT Sligo, choosing one of four Level 7 science programmes:
- Environmental Science
- Pharmaceutical Science
- Biomedical Science
- Occupational Safety & Health

They will join the second year of one of these programmes and after successful completion of the third year will graduate with a BSc (Ordinary). They may then progress to the fourth year and obtain a BSc (Hons).
Further Enquiries IT SLigo
Tel: + 353 (0)71 91 55222
Ash Lane, Sligo, F91 YW50, Ireland

Direct Entry Applications:
Michelle Moore on 071 9137320
or email

Telephone: 049 433 2633
Facsimile: 049 436 1933
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