Applied Social Studies in Social Care

Cavan Institute

 

Course Name Applied Social Studies in Social Care
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Athlone Institute of Technology, Cavan & Monaghan ETB
Course Code AL765
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Athlone Institute of Technology Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cavan Town, Athlone
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2021.
Qualification Letters BA
Duration

Expand+This is a three-year, full-time level 7 degree programme. Students taking year one in Cavan Institute are registered as AIT students and study the same curriculum as students attending AIT.

Attendance
The BA in Applied Social Studies in Social Ca...

Entry Requirements

Expand+Leaving certificate candidates, please refer to the AIT website for entry requirements. Students who have achieved a QQI level 5 award are also eligible to apply. QQI applicants should check with AIT to ensure that they present with the appropri­ate...

QQI FET Applicants General Information Students who have achieved a QQI level 5 award are also eligible to apply. QQI applicants should check with AIT to ensure that they present with the appropriate modules.
Course Fee Athlone Fees 2021/2022 available from www.ait.ie/fees/
Financial Support The Third Level Grant System applies to this course. AIT fees apply.
Interview Yes
Application Date Apply Directly to Cavan Institute.

Delivered in Conjunction with Athlone Institute of Technology.

How Do I Apply?
On-line applications for the 2021/22 academic year are Open (via link below).

A valid email address must be used as correspondence may be made via email.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Course Content

Expand+BA in Applied Social Studies in Social Care. AL765 (Cavan Institute students do not need to go through CAO at any stage).

Why take this course?
If you would like to work in a profession that provides care, protection, support, welfare and advoca...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1 (at Cavan Institute):
Developing Academic Practice and Autonomy
Group Dynamics and Collaborative Practice
Contemporary Social Practice
Introduction to Sociology
An Introduction to Law
Developmental Psychology
Disability: Models and Pr...

Comment

Expand+Certification: Bachelor of Arts in Applied Social Studies in Social Care.

Garda Vetting
Garda Vetting is a requirement of this programme and will comply with AIT`s Student Garda Vetting Policy and Procedure (https://www.ait.ie/contact/staff/quali...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
This BA in Applied Social Studies in Social Care course leads to a qualification which allows graduates to work as a social care worker. It will equip students to find employment in a variety of areas such as residential care, d...

Further Enquiries Head of School of Business,
Bridget McGibney BBS, MA,
Cavan Institute
Telephone: 049 433 2633
Facsimile: 049 436 1933
Email: admin@cavaninstitute.ie
www.cavaninstitute.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here