Sports & Exercise - Common Entry

Letterkenny Institute of Technology

 

Course Name Sports & Exercise - Common Entry
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code LY228
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Letterkenny Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
Apply To CAO
Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Duration 4 Years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Entry Requirements:
Minimum Six O6/H7
Maths O6/H7
English or Irish O6/H7
At least two H5

Special requirements
Garda vetting: This programme may bring students into contact with vulnerable adults or children, therefore Garda Vetting is...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme
The LCVP link units are considered as a single subject that may be counted towards matriculation and points are awarded as follows:

LCVP Grade Points from 2017 onward
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+QQI FET Level 5 Awards (Formerly FETAC)
Applicants must present a full major award. A record achievement, a minor award or a components award will not meet the minimum entry requirement. Additional specific requirements apply to some courses.

Q...

QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

Expand+If you are applying for first year and will be 23 years of age (or older) by 1 January in the proposed year of entry you are defined as a “Mature Applicant”. The term “Mature Applicant” is not used for those applying for entry to year 2 or higher.
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Alternative Entry Go to: https://www.lyit.ie/Study-at-LYIT/International-Students/How-to-Apply for further information.
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 40
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+Is this programme for me?
Do you have a love of sport? This 4 year programme has been designed for students who wish to study sport and exercise at third level, with the option of specialising in either sports performance or physical education studi...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?
Year 1
Semester 1
• Sports Study Skills (M)
• Health Related Physical Activity (M)
• Sports Coaching Practice (M)
• Sports & Leisure Society (M)

Semester 2
• Exercise Prescription & Programme Design (M)
• Sports Performa...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career opportunities
Successful graduates find themselves working in the following sectors:
• Sports
• Leisure
• Health-care
• Fitness

Graduate careers typically include:
• Physical Education (after completion
of a relevant postgraduate cou...

Further Enquiries Department Administration Telephone: (074) 918 6206 / 6210
Head of Department: Siobhan Cullen
Telephone: (074) 918 6204
Email: siobhan.cullen@lyit.ie
 
Points History
Year Points
2018 263
2017 270
2016 250