Access Course for Higher Education - Young Adults TAP

Liberties College


Course Name Access Course for Higher Education - Young Adults TAP
Course Provider Liberties College
Alternative Provider(s) Trinity College Dublin, City of Dublin ETB
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Course Code 5M3114 APFC
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Liberties
Course Content

Expand+Liberties College is one of three colleges of further education working in partnership with the Trinity Access Programmes to provide access courses to Higher Education. On successful completion of this course students may apply directly for entry to ...

FET Code 5M3114 - General Studies
Duration 1 year Full Time
Comment Certification
QQI Level 5 Liberal Arts Award - 5M3114
Certificate of Attendance awarded by Trinity College Dublin
Number of Places 25
Course Fee

Expand+There are no tuition fees for students who are citizens of Ireland or another European Union State. For all students there is a moderate course charge to cover expenses such as examination fees and specialist materials supplied directly to students....

Financial Support Students may be eligible for a means tested maintenance grant under the Maintenance Grants Scheme for students attending Post Leaving Certificate Courses. General information and application details may be obtained on You can submit your application for a Maintenance Grant once you have secured a college place.

Candidates are advised to apply for a grant as soon as they have secured a college place in order to have time to submit all documents required.
Interview Yes
Application Date Admission Dates

Round 1 March 2019 Saturday

Round 2 April 2019 Wednesday

Round 3 May 2019 Tuesday

Round 4 August 2019 To be confirmed


Due to the high level of interest in some course areas, interview panels fill up quickly.

Liberties College reserves the right to close application to courses when interview panels are full.

Every effort will be made to accommodate applicants in subsequent interview rounds.
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Subjects Taught Principal Areas of Study

•English Literature
•Personal & Professional Development
•Social Studies
•Political Studies
•Communications/Study Skills
•IT Skills
•Educational Guidance
•European Studies

(Modules offered may be subject to change).
Entry Requirements

Expand+•Age: Students must be between 17 and 22 years old on entry.

•Academic: Minimum 5 Ordinary grade 6s and at least one Higher grade 5 in the Leaving Certificate (applicants must pass English and Mathematics. A pass means grade O6/H7 or above on ord...

Careers or Further Progression Progression

Students who successfully complete the programme may apply for places in the Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences in Trinity College Dublin through the Higher Education Direct Application Scheme. Further information available from TCD website.

•DN520 Arts Archeology – UCD
•DN530 Arts and Humanities – UCD
•LM038 Psychology & Sociology – University of Limerick
•LM002 Arts – University of Limerick
•CK101 Arts – UCC
•MH101 Arts Degree – MAynooth NUI
Further Enquiries Phone: 01 454 0044
Fax: 01 454 6348
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