Science - Common Entry

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Science - Common Entry
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code DN200
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
Apply To CAO
Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements

Expand+Leaving Cert Subject Entry Requirements

O2/H6 in Mathematics

O2/H6 in a laboratory science (Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or Geography may be used instead of a laboratory science subject) and

O6/H7 in English, Irish and two ot...

Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Irish Leaving Certificate

Minimum entry requirements
– To matriculate on the results of the Leaving Certificate, a student must present at least six recognised subjects selected according to course requirements (see Entry Requirements for each ...

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

Grade Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP NB The Leaving Certificate Applied Programme is not an acceptable qualification for matriculation purposes.
QQI FET Applicants General Information QQI-FET Applicants
Applicants with appropriate QQI-FET (Level 5 or 6) qualifications and modules, with a minimum of distinction in five modules, can be admitted on a competitive basis to programmes in: Science, Agriculture, Veterinary Nursing, Nursing, Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences, Law and Commerce.

Please see http://www.ucd.ie/registry/admissions/FET.html for full details and information on other programmes under consideration.
QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

Expand+What is a mature applicant?
A mature applicant is anyone who is at least 23 years of age on 1 January of the proposed year of entry and whose school-leaving qualifications are insufficient for admission. For admission in September 2021, your date of...

Alternative Entry Go to http://www.myucd.ie/applying-to-ucd/ for information on alternative entry routes.
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places DN200 Places: 407
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2021

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2021 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2021 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2021 CA...

Course Content

Expand+If you have a fascination with natural phenomena and find yourself constantly asking “why?” and “how?”, then you’re well on your way to being a scientist. With an exciting and diverse range of subjects, Science at UCD unfolds a universe of ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Studying UCD Science DN200

Years 1 & 2

Engage with the principles

Biological, Biomedical & Biomolecular Sciences
Chemistry & Chemical Sciences
Mathematical, Physical & Geological Sciences
Explore All Options

In first and seco...

Comment KEY FACT
The DN200 Science course is very flexible and enables you to make an informed decision about which subject to major in.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Taught & Research Master’s of Science (MSc)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Science
Research & Academia

Shape your Career with UCD Science
Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology & Hospitals
Environmental Consultancies
Conservation & Wildlife
Water Util...

Further Enquiries Dr Orla Donoghue, College of Science Belfield, Dublin 4
orla.donoghue@ucd.ie
+353 1 716 2311
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2021 577
2020 533
2019 521