Social Studies - Applied

Monaghan Institute


Course Name Social Studies - Applied
Course Provider Monaghan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 6M2218 CS05
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Advanced Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Monaghan Town
Course Content

Expand+The overall aim of the programme is to provide the learner with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge, skills and competence to work independently and or take responsibility for the work of others in providing a range of services in a social and v...

FET Code 6M2218 - Social and Vocational Integration
Duration 1 Year Full Time
Comment Qualifications
6M2218 QQI Level 6 Social and Vocational Integration
Patient Safer Moving and Handling – Charter of Physiotherapist or HSA
FAR (First Aid Response) Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council
Course Fee Government Levy €200.00
QQI Exam Fee € 80.00
Booking Deposit € 50.00
Capitation Fee €130.00
First Aid Responder €190.00 TBC (if required)

There may be additional fees for Handling and Lifting
Financial Support Full-time learners may be eligible to apply for a Further Education grant, which is means tested. For more information and advice contact your local Education and Training Board (ETB) or visit or where applications can be made online.

Further Information

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Subjects Taught Areas of study to include:

Rehabilitation Practice
Disability Awareness
Mental Health Awareness
Health Promotion
Person Centred Planning
Personal & Professional Development
Team Leadership
Work Experience
Social Studies

FAR (First Aid Response) Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council Patient Safer Moving and Handling
Entry Requirements This is an Advanced Certificate course for those who have already successfully obtained a QQI Level 5 Certificate or equivalent in Applied Social Studies or a relevant field of study. Entry may be subject to interview and depends on satisfactory completion of an induction programme and Garda Vetting.
Assessment Method How Will I Be Assessed?
You will be assessed on the basis of
• Assignment/Project Work
• Practical Skills Tests
• Examination
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Degree Progression
Advanced Applied Social Studies graduates find employment in diverse fields. Here are some of the most popular career destinations you could progress to:

Social Work
Youth and Community Work
Social Planning
Advice Work

Further Enquiries Monaghan Institute Education Campus, Armagh Road, Monaghan
Tel. 047-84900
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