Social Care - Grangegorman

TU Dublin - City Campus

 

Course Name Social Care - Grangegorman
Course Provider TU Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU996
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 3 Years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate

Minimum No of Subjects: 6
Higher: 2 H5s

Minimum Grade in:
Maths: O6/H7
English or Irish: 06/H7

Students must undergo Garda Vetting
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

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To be eligible for consideration for a programme an applicant must possess the minimum entry requirements for that programme.

Selection for entry to TU Dublin programmes will be determined on the basis of examination sc...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP The University recognises the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) for admission purposes and results in the Link Modules element of the programme will be considered as follows:

Distinction 66 points
Merit 46 points
Pass 28 points

The Link Modules can be used as one of the six subjects for overall points calculation and may also be considered as a subject for the purposes of minimum entry requirements, dependent on the programme for which you are applying.
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme
The Leaving Cert Applied Programme will not meet minimum entry requirements and will not be awarded points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information https://www.tudublin.ie/study/undergraduate/how-to-apply/entry-pathways/qqi/
QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants Age Requirement
To be classified as a mature student, you must be 23 years of age or older on or before 1st January in the year you’re applying. You must also be an Irish/EU citizen.

You make your application for admission to the first year of any undergraduate full-time course through the Central Applications Office (CAO).

For further information go to:
http://www.tud.ie/cao/entry-routes/mature-students/
Alternative Entry

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Advanced Entry

There is no advanced entry to Year 2 of the Bachelor of Arts in Social Care programme. Students may be considered for advanced entry to Year 3 of the Bachelor of Arts in Social Care programme...

Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 40
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Financial Support https://www.tudublin.ie/study/undergraduate/grants/
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+You may be in contact with food / food products during programme placement. For further information please contact the School Office (contact details below)

What is... Social Care?

Social care workers provide professional individual or group ca...

Subjects Taught

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Social Care Work with Older People and People with Disabilities
Analysing Social Policy for Social Care
Health, Well-Being and Personal Development for Social Care Work
Psychology and Human Development across the Life span
Sociological an...

Comment Campus Location: Grangegorman
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+On graduation, you may proceed to postgraduate studies leading to the award of MSc, MPhil or PhD at research institutes and universities worldwide.

What are my career opportunities?
Graduates will qualify as social care workers eligible to work w...

Further Enquiries Contact Us
Judy McAvoy
judy.mcavoy@tudublin.ie
(01) 2205477
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2021 407
2020 400
2019 394