Social & Psychological Health Studies

University College Cork


Course Name Social & Psychological Health Studies
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code DSPHS
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 6 NFQ
Minor Diploma (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Weekend
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: September 2019
Application Date Closing Date 30th August 2019
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Duration 2 years part-time.
This course takes place one evening per week and 10 days (weekends) each year from September to May
Course Fee €990 academic year.
Entry Requirements

Expand+At least 21 by 1 January of year of application

Hold Leaving Certificate or FETAC Level 5 or an equivalent qualification

A practitioner in personal or social development (or both)

Have undertaken practice-oriented training


Course Content

This course is for practitioners involved in personal and social development in the community. If your practice training has been through either structured experiential learning or apprenticeship processes it will give you an understanding ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1 Modules:

◾AD1020: The Study of Human Beings (5 credits)

Creation mythology, evolutionary genetics, palaeoanthropology, primatology, and social anthropology.

◾AD1868: Introduction to Academic Writing (5 credits)

This mod...

Assessment Method The assignments for the modules on this course are either a 2,000-word essay or a 2,000-word personal learning journal. The assignment title for each module is designed by the module lecturer.
Further Enquiries Programme Coordinator:
Jennifer Walsh
+353 (0)21 490 4700

Programme Administrator:
Gwen Roche
+ 353 21 4904703
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