Ageing Studies

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus


Course Name Ageing Studies
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Alternative Provider(s) Institute of Technology Carlow - Wexford Campus, Institute of Technology Carlow - Wicklow Campus
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Institute of Technology Carlow Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Wexford Town, Wicklow Town, Carlow Town
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2021.
Application Date Apply Online:
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Duration 13 weeks part-time. 1 evening per week 7.00 - 10.00pm with some Saturdays throughout the year (Indicative).
Course Fee €390.
Entry Requirements All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.
Interview Yes
Comment Location Course Codes:
Carlow Campus CW-HRAGE-U
Wicklow Campus CW-HKAGE-U
Wexford Campus CW-HXAGE-U
Course Content

Expand+What is this programme about?
The aim of this programme is to support adults in later life and those working with them to work towards change both on a personal and a societal level. The main objective is to develop critical awareness among student...

Subjects Taught What subjects will I study?
Demography of ageing
Ageing and Self-Confidence
Life Transitions
Successful Ageing
Circle of Support
Isolation, Connections and Sexuality
Active Citizenship
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries

Expand+Lifelong Learning Centre
Institute of Technology Carlow,
Kilkenny Road,
Tel: 059 9175280
Fax: 059 9175005

Faculty for Lifelong Learning
Wicklow County Campus
Clermont House