Education & Training

Dublin City University


Course Name Education & Training
Course Provider Dublin City University
Alternative Provider(s) St. Patrick's Campus DCU
Course Code DC235
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Dublin City University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 3 or 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Course Requirements
Subjects Required
No additional requirements (general entry requirements only, see below)

General Entry Requirements
A minimum of six Leaving Certificate subjects at Grade O6/H7, which must include the subjects Mathematics a...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP LCVP Link Modules Grade Current Points Revised Points

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

Please note that LCVP link modules cannot be used as a subject for general or specific course entry requirements, but can be used for the calculation of points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+All QQI awards are part of the new inclusive National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ), developed by QQI.

Applicants who have a full NFQ Level 5 award in the appropriate qualifications and modules, with a minimum of five distinctions, can be adm...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+DCU has an active mature student body and strongly encourages applications from mature candidates (those aged 23 years or above on 1st January in the year of entry). As a mature student, your wealth of knowledge and experience will make a valuable co...

Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 80
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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+Why DCU?
- Experience a well-established course

- Develop your skills in a course that blends education and training

- Diversify your future career prospects

- Experience personal and professional development over the course of your study

Subjects Taught

Expand+What Will I Study?
Year One
Academic Writing and Reading
Curriculum Development
Education for Sustainable Development
Lifespan Development
Social and Personal Development with Communication Skills
Human Development - Power and Politics

Comment Additional Information
This course (4 year option) will enable graduates to register as Further Education Teachers with the Teaching Council of Ireland.
Careers or Further Progression Future Careers

In These Areas
Community Education
Adult Education
Public Sector
Private Sector
Further Enquiries Full-time and Flexible Learning
Dr Peter Tiernan
T +353 (0) 1 884 2219
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2019 307
2018 306
2017 306