Science & Laboratory Techniques

Monaghan Institute

 

Course Name Science & Laboratory Techniques
Course Provider Monaghan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 5M3807 STE3
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Monaghan Town
Course Content

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This course provides training for learners who wish to follow a career in Science. Through this course you can develop skills and competencies in the preparation, use and maintenance of laboratory equipment to perform a range of labo...

FET Code 5M3807 - Laboratory Techniques
Duration 1 year full-time.
Comment Qualifications Obtained:
5M3807 - QQI Level 5 Laboratory Techniques
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Course Fee QQI Exam Fee € 50.00
Administration Fee € 50.00
Capitation Fee €130.00
There may be additional fee for specialist equipment & field trips
Financial Support Full-time learners may be eligible to apply for PLC maintenance grants, which are means tested. For further details, visit www.studentfinance.ie or www.susi.ie where applications can be made online or downloaded.
Application Date

Expand+You can apply online now. Applications close in October each year and reopen for the next academic year in January.

Monaghan Institute operates a policy of selection and admission of learners that is, at all stages and in all ways, equitable, tran...

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Subjects Taught Areas of study to include:
Laboratory Skills
Biology
Microbiology
Chemistry
Safety & Health at Work
Mathematics
Communications
Word Processing
Work Experience

Additional:
Food Chemistry
Soil Science & Growing Media
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate with five O6 grades (or five passes pre 2017) or equivalent is the standard entry requirement for Level 5 courses. Leaving Certificate Applied or QQI Level 4 Award are also acceptable on the majority of Level 5 courses.

Some courses have subject specific requirements and these will be noted on relevant course pages.

A QQI Level 5 award or equivalent in a relevant subject area is the standard entry requirement for Level 6 Advanced Certificate courses.
Assessment Method You will be assessed on the basis of:
• Assignments
• Project Work
• Practical Skills Tests
• Examinations
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Careers or Further Progression

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Laboratory Techniques graduates find employment in diverse fields. Here are some of the most popular career destinations you could progress to:

Laboratory Assistant
Pharmaceutical Scientist
Research Assistant
Agriculture
Biom...

Further Enquiries For more information on this course, please contact the college office.
Email: info@monaghaninstitute.ie

Monaghan Institute Education Campus,
Armagh Road,
Monaghan
Tel. 047-84900
E-mail: info@monaghaninstitute.ie
Visit our Website on www.monaghaninstitute.ie
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