Physical Education with Biology - Second Level Teaching

Dublin City University

 

Course Name Physical Education with Biology - Second Level Teaching
Course Provider Dublin City University
Alternative Provider(s) St. Patrick's Campus DCU
Course Code DC205
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Dublin City University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre, Glasnevin
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 4 Years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements General Entry Requirements
A minimum of six Leaving Certificate subjects at Grade O6/H7, which must include Mathematics and English or Irish. In addition, applicants must present at least two subjects at grade H5.

Minimum Specific Course Requirements
O4 or H6 Mathematics and O4 or H6 in one of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Physics with Chemistry, Agricultural Science.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Age Limited for Entry
Applicants must be at least 16 years of age on 15 January of the year of entry.

Leaving Certificate Subject Combinations Certain subjects will not be scored separately if they occur in combination with subjects that are sim...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Linked Modules

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

Please note that LCVP link modules cannot be used as a subject for general or specific course entry requirements, but can be used for the calculation of points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information No Entry Path
Mature Applicants

Expand+Mature Applicants EU/EEA and Non-EU
DCU has an active mature student body and strongly encourages applications from mature candidates (those aged 23 years or above on 1 January in the year of entry). As a mature student, your wealth of knowledge an...

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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2020 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2020 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2020 CAO Handbook): F...

Course Content

Expand+Why DCU?
A unique opportunity to study the human body and its role in physical activity, sport and health

A mixture of applied physical education classes, laboratories, lectures, tutorials and seminars

A course supported by state-of-the-art ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What Will I Study?

Year 1
Applied Studies in Athletics and Games
History and Sociology in PE and School Sports
Cell Biology and Biochemistry
Physiology
Teaching HRA in PE
Motor Control and Learning
Microteaching and Teaching Preparatio...

Careers or Further Progression Future Careers:
Teaching
Coaching
Sports Development
Further Education

In these areas:
Vocational School
Secondary School
Community School
Comprehensive School
Further Enquiries Dr Johann Issartel
School of Health and Human
Performance
T +353 (0) 1 700 7461
E johann.issartel@dcu.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2019 490
2018 511
2017 487