Liberal Arts

Monaghan Institute


Course Name Liberal Arts
Course Provider Monaghan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 5M3114 AH01
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
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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Liberal Arts is a flexible, interdisciplinary and innovative course which enables students to tailor their studies from a wide range of options in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

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FET Code 5M3114 - General Studies
Duration 1 year full-time.
Comment Qualifications Obtained
5M3114 QQI Level 5 General Studies.
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Course Fee QQI Exam Fee €50.00
Administration Fee €50.00
Capitation Fee €130.00
Field trips €100.00

Financial Support Full-time learners may be eligible to apply for PLC maintenance grants, which are means tested. For further details, visit or 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.

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Subjects Taught Areas of study to include:
Personal & Professional Development
Research & Study Skills
Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
English Literature
European Studies
Classical Studies
Word Processing
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
• Essays
• Examinations
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Careers or Further Progression

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

Public Relations Specialist
Human Resources Specia...

Further Enquiries For more information on this course, please contact Ollie Hanna-Murtagh.

Monaghan Institute Education Campus,
Armagh Road,
Tel. 047-84900
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