Pre-University Preparation Programme

Moate Business College


Course Name Pre-University Preparation Programme
Course Provider Moate Business College
Course Code 5M2067
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) Moate
Course Content

This is a one-year course designed to meet the needs of students wishing to prepare for third level. It introduces students to methods of study and IT skills, in addition to writing and research skills that are required for successful participa...

FET Code 5M2067 - Information Processing
Duration 1 Year
Comment QQI Certification
On successful completion of the course, candidates who reach the required standard will receive:

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Information Processing (5M2067)

5 Reasons to Choose Moate Business College:
- Earn up to 390 CAO Points
- Low Fees
- Erasmus+ Opportunities
- Students Grants Available
- Advanced Entry into 2nd Year of many Third Level Colleges
Course Fee There are no fees for tuition. However, charges exist to cover the costs of the following items: examination fees, workshops and registration charges by professional bodies. Please contact for information on individual course costs.
Financial Support Students undertaking any full time Further Education course may apply for a means tested PLC maintenance grant. Application forms are available from
Interview Yes
Application Date To apply online please click on the "Application Weblink" below.
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Subjects Taught Course Content
Research and Study Skills 5N3113
Spreadsheet Methods 5N1977
Database Methods 5N0783
Communications 5N0690
The Internet 5N1611
Information and Communication Systems 5N1952
Word Processing 5N1358
Work Experience 5N1356 or Personal and Professional Development 5N2985

Note: Modules may be subject to change
Mature Entry Places Applications are especially welcome from mature students
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate Standard or QQI Level 4
English language requirement of a B2.2 standard where English is not your first language
Basic I.T. Skills required

All mature students (23+) without these qualifications are welcome to apply
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Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Possible Progression from this course
Moate Business College
6M4985 Advanced Business with IT (Level 6)
6M5012 Advanced Tourism with Business (Level 6)
CAO Progression Routes
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Further Enquiries Moate Business College,
Lake Road,
Moate, Co Westmeath.
Tel: 090 6481178.

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