Social Care - Applied Social Studies in Social Care - Athlone Campus

TUS - Athlone Campus


Course Name Social Care - Applied Social Studies in Social Care - Athlone Campus
Course Provider TUS - Athlone Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 9086 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University of the Shannon Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Athlone
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment How to apply
Applications are made online between 1 February and 1 June. Contact the admissions department in Athlone for details.

*External students can transfer to add-on courses provided that their previous qualifications meet our entry requirements.
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 1 year full-time.
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Bachelor of Arts in Applied Social Studies in Social Care (level 7) or an equivalent level 7 social care qualification.
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Course Content

Expand+What is this course about?
You will obtain a deeper understanding of your own goals and priorities and a fuller awareness of your strengths, limitations and potential through self-assessment, analysis and critical reflection. You will learn the abil...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?
Research Project, Contemporary Social Care Practice, Contemporary Social Policy, Applied Psychology in Social Care, Social Care Management.

Electives: Choose one from Interactional Approaches to Social Care (Art, Drama or Recre...

Comment Other Information
• Part-Time basis available
• QQI FET/FETAC Applicants
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What can I do after the course?
This course leads to a qualification which allows graduates to work as a professional social care worker. It will equip students to find employment with different service users in a variety of care settings, including...

Further Enquiries Oliver Hegarty
Head of Department of Social Sciences
Tel: +353 (0)90 6442530
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