Social Studies, Advanced Certificate

QQI Level 6 Inclusive Education and Training – 6M2263.

New for 2018/19: This programme will enhance the skills and qualities which were developed at Level 5 QQI in Social Studies, Healthcare or Early Education and Care disciplines. It will further give the participants the practical knowledge and a wider breath of theoretical knowledge required to enter higher education/vocational sector.


2018/19 Applications are now open, and free. CAO points not required. Grant and Social Welfare funding available. To apply online now for September you will just need to provide two essential pieces of information: your email address and your PPS number. Look for this course under Education & Welfare.


Contact us at appliedsocialstudies@mallowcollege.ie for help and more information.

Career Prospects

  • Community and youth work projects. +
  • Community childcare opportunities. +
  • Intellectual disability services. +
  • Social care assistant (after further study). +
  • Voluntary organisations. +

Course Contents

Courses are continually developed – content and specific award components are subject to change. See disclaimer.

Calendar

One year. Full-time. Class timetables to follow in September, and subject to change. See calendar for term holidays.

Erasmus+

30 full-time day students will travel, fully-funded, with Erasmus+ to another European country for 2 weeks. Find out more and apply.

Entry Requirements

  • CAO points not required.
  • All applicants will be required to attend an interview. An offer of a place on this course is contingent on the applicant meeting the minimum entry requirements set out here, and satisfactory presentation at interview.
  • Leaving Certificate or equivalent. For mature applicants appropriate experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications.

Certification

Work Experience

Work experience is an integral part of this course. The dates and duration will be specified by the College in September.

Costs

Contact Us

Email us at appliedsocialstudies@mallowcollege.ie.