Addiction Studies

Cork College of Commerce


Course Name Addiction Studies
Course Provider Cork College of Commerce
Alternative Provider(s) Maynooth University, Cork ETB
Course Code 11860 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Start Date: Wednesday 2nd October 2019

Enrolment Options

You may choose one of the following when enrolling for a course.

• Enrol ONLINE to avoid queues. If you enrol online, there is no need to come t...

Application Date Where to apply: Please apply through Cork College of Commerce website or apply directly to NUI Maynooth using the link below SW reduction does not apply to NUI courses
Duration 100 hours part-time over 1 year
Wed 6.00-9.30pm

Classes will be held in the Cork College of Commerce and are accredited by NUI Maynooth.
Course Fee Tuition Fee: €1250 (part payment options available through NUI Maynooth)
Entry Requirements Admission Requirements:
• Participants must be 21 years or over (Proof of ID on enrolment)

• Experience of work and/or volunteering in the area is preferred.

• Openness to reflect on one’s own practice, attitudes and beliefs

• Commitment to learning in a group setting

Admission Requirements:
• 85% Minimum Attendance
• Participation in Class
• Assignments/Projects
Comment Accreditation: Level 7 NUI Certificate in Addiction Studies
Course Content Course Aim: The aim of this course is to provide participants with a broad overview of key theoretical frameworks in relation to substance misuse and dependence, and to enable them to develop basic helping and intervention skills. It is designed to provide participants with adequate knowledge and skills to respond positively to addiction related issues as they arise at work or in the community.
Further Enquiries Contact Details: Email: Tel: 01 7086062