Mallow College of Further Education

Cork ETB QQI (FETAC) Level 5 & 6 Courses

Animal Care

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Animal Care – 5M2768. Work with your love of animals and start a new career in the animal care industry. Become an expert in grooming companion animals – studying in our designated animal grooming facility. Study to support vets and veterinary nurses in a veterinary practice with components in veterinary assisting skills, animal welfare, safety and health at work, and customer service. Deepen your understanding of companion animals with components in biology and animal anatomy and physiology. Develop your expertise in our animal science lab. Use your qualification to progress on to veterinary nursing and science degrees. 2018/19 Applications are now open, and free. CAO points not required. Grant and Social Welfare funding available. To… Read More

Routes to Higher Education

Higher Education Links Scheme FETAC/QQI awards can be used as an alternative to the Leaving Certificate to access Higher Education (CAO) courses. The Higher Education Links Scheme links specific FETAC/QQI courses with a range of Level 6, Level 7 and Level 8 courses in Institutes of Technology and Universities. Students wishing to progress to third level complete a CAO application form by the deadline February 1st. In July, the student’s FETAC/QQI results are issued to the CAO and forwarded to the Universities and/or Institutes of Technology the student has applied to. Places may be limited and are offered competitively dependent on the applicants FETAC/QQI score ranking. To be considered for a CAO course a student must present a full Major… Read More

Progression Links Database

Athlone IT: AL731 Veterinary Nursing. AL760 BA in Spa and Wellness Management. CIT: CR007 Analytical & Pharamaceutical Chemistry. CR016 Computing. CR021 Business Studies. CR022 Business Administration. CR031 Social Care. CR032 Recreation & Leisure Management. CR035 BA in Community Development. CR072 Building Services Engineering. CR106 Software Development. CR112 Multimedia. CR116 Software Development & Computer Networking. CR300 Physical Sciences (Common Entry). CR310 IT Management. CR400 Bachelor of Business Accounting Degree. CR565 Interior Architecture. CR600 Visual Communications. CR620 Early Years Education. CR657 Hospitality Studies. CIT Crawford: CR210 BA (Hons) Contemporary Applied Art (Ceramics, Glass, Textiles). CR220 BA (Hons) Fine Art. CSN: 6M4029 Advanced Certificate in Art. DCU: DC115 BA Accounting and Finance. DIT: DT212 Science – Common first year. DT259 Biosciences. DT260 Industrial… Read More