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Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT)

Port Road, Letterkenny, Donegal, Republic of Ireland

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LyIT offer everything from Masters to accredited Diplomas, from Degrees to Certificates part-time. There is an abundance of opportunities to study at LYIT through part-time mode. This section will assist on how to apply depending on which mode of study interests you. Regardless, of your circumstance our staff are there to help with a range of practical advice.

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Veterinary Fluid Therapy - Advanced

This Special purpose award in Advanced Veterinary Fluid Therapy will provide the veterinary nurse with advanced skills in fluid therapy during the care process. It will provide them with the knowledge of various fluids available, when to use them and how to monitor patients receiving fluid therapy. This course has been approved by the Veterinary…

Building Information Modelling - Revit

Implementation of BIM in the construction industry has become of paramount importance as BIM applications become mainstream worldwide. In the UK it will be mandatory that all public sector projects of more than 4M use BIM from 2016. The BIM authorising tool Revit (Architecture, Structural and MEP) is becoming the standard software used worldwide. This…

Business

This degree programme has been specifically designed to suit mature learners. This programme gives access to lifelong learning for those who may wish to return to study but can’t attend traditional full time courses. The part-time business degree programme will be delivered 2 evenings per week, using a number of innovative teaching methods including significant…

Business - Stage 3 Advanced Entry

This degree programme has been specifically designed to suit mature learners. This programme gives access to lifelong learning for those who may wish to return to study but can’t attend traditional full time courses. The part-time business degree programme will be delivered 2 evenings per week, using a number of innovative teaching methods including significant…

Innovation & Creativity at Work

This programme has been developed to equip learners with basic creativity techniques which can be applied to their business environment, particularly in the areas of idea generation, concept development and creative problem solving. This is a practical programme, whereby learners are encouraged to apply their developing knowledge, skills and competences to their business environment throughout.

Fundamentals of Ageing & Care

The aim of this Award is to provide the foundations for the carer to develop knowledge and skills in caring for the elderly individual within the home/ care setting. The student will familiarise themselves with physiological and theories of aging, the impact of current issues within the care setting and gain an understanding in caring…

Managing & Mentoring People

This programme is aimed at Business owners, HRM specialists and Management level employees.

Early Childhood Care Health & Education - Stage 2 Advanced Entry

This programme is designed for those working in the area of Early Years Health, Care and Education. It provides a pathway where-by those currently employed in the area may undertake a part time degree whilst simultaneously utilising their day to day work as part of the course. Designed to enhance the existing experience of the…

Mandarin Chinese - Elementary

The course will be off particular relevance to second level teachers as Mandarin is being introduced into schools for Junior Certificate and Transition Year. Speakers of Mandarin Chinese are therefore well positioned to pursue careers in teaching (note that it has also been proposed that Mandarin be included as a Leaving Certificate subject, meaning yet…

Land Surveying

This module aims to introduce students to the basic principles of land surveying and to develop skills required to take linear and level measurements and to represent the results on scale drawings. Various techniques for area and volume calculations are covered along with an introduction to theodolite and total station surveying.

Measurement & Construction Economics

This module will mainly focus the learners attention on the concept of achieving value for money in building with a focus on cost solutions for fireproofing materials. Learners will continue to develop skills in the measurement of selected building elements and will be introduced to the principles and mechanics of cost planning and preparing tenders.

Cookery - Advanced Certificate in Professional Cookery - Immersion

The programme is an adaption of Failte Irelands flagship Advanced Certificate in Professional Cookery (Fetac Level 6). It is designed to be delivered as an intensive nine month immersion programme, integrating theory and practice. It has been developed to provide a relevant professional qualification for those who wish to embark on a career in professional…

Cookery - National Traineeship in Professional Cookery

This part-time, earn-and-learn programme is offered to industry personnel who wish to gain a professional qualification in food production, formalising training through a combination of on-the-job mentoring and day-release college education.

Counselling Skills - Introduction

There are many teachers, particularly career guidance counsellors, HSE staff and others who, as part of their job, require basic counselling skills. For many others counselling is often a second or third career. The aim of this 10 credit level 8 award is to provide these people with the additional knowledge and a formal qualification…

Online Marketing

Certificate in Online Marketing

Life Drawing

Hand Eye Coordination Blind drawing Positive / negative space Drawing from life Figurative Drawing Exploring the human form Tone and texture Gesture Movement continuous and sequenced Rhythm drawing to music Expression Analytical Drawing Structure and perspective Detail form, texture, light

Preparatory Studies for Higher Education - Access Course

The course is intended for adult learners who wish to return to study after a break in their educational experience and who may not have benefited from, or had access to, previous educational opportunities. Students who are successful on this course will have the educational qualification for admission to higher education courses in a wide…

Fashion Fundamentals

Fashion Fundamentals will appeal to all those interested in fashion and style and who have a desire to learn the basics of the fashion industry. The classes include Irish fashion, fashion history, technical design, sustainable fashion, illustration, retail buying, store planning & much more. With Donegal once being a leading hub of tweed manufacturing, this…

Health & Social Care

This programme is designed for those working in the area of Health & Social Care. It provides a pathway whereby those currently employed in the area may undertake a part time degree whilst simultaneously utilising their day to day work as part of the course. Designed to enhance the existing experience of the student, the…

Irish History

Participants will learn about events in Irish History from Medieval times to the 21st century. The course is unique in Donegal in particular, at present there is none of its kind in the county. It enables the participant to look at Irelands past in a different light from what they would have done so before.…

Irish - Lets Speak Irish - Level 1

This course will use communicative methods (no formal grammar) to give learners a basic competence in reading, writing, listening to and speaking Irish in everyday situations.

Irish - Lets Speak More Irish - Level 2

This course is suitable for students who attended level 1 and who would like to develop their speaking and listening skills in order to improve fluency and confidence.

Italian - Let's Speak Italian (Level 1)

Discover more about the beautiful country of Italy and, even better, learn how to chat with its friendly inhabitants. Using communicative methods, this course will not only give you the tools to speak to Italians in a range of everyday situations, but it will also provide an insight into the rich traditions, customs, and food…

Italian - Let's Speak Italian (Level 2)

Further develop your knowledge of spoken Italian and continue on your exploration of Italian life and culture. Using a communicative approach, this course will help you improve your skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening to everyday Italian. Avanti!

Marketing Essentials for Small Businesses

The programme specialises in developing skills and competencies across essential areas pertaining to marketing, namely customer analysis, competitor analysis, pricing, promotion, distribution and product decisions. This is a practical programme whereby learners are encouraged to apply their developing knowledge, skills and competences to their business environment throughout both semesters.

Social Media - Introduction

Most people are familiar with social media buzzwords but often feel excluded from this space due to a lack of exposure to new media. This course is designed for the novice user who would like to gain an understanding of social media tools and develop skills and competencies, at an introductory level, across those areas…

Computerised Accounts Payroll & Information Technology Applications

This course will cover the following areas: Computerised Accounting and Payroll Systems Manual Record Keeping Business Management Business IT Applications Demand for employees with the above skill set has been highlighted in recent Forfas reports. This programme will enable participants enhance their employability opportunities in the area of accounting and payroll. The programme also provides…

Photography

This photography programme has been popular for many years and has attracted individuals of all ages and levels of interest. The programme covers the fundamentals of photography, technical instruction in use of cameras, lighting, composition and image manipulation using industry standard software. There are group discussions and activities along with one-toone tuition in Mac equipped…

Spanish - Elementary

Do you have a passion for travel? Contemplating learning a new language? Would you like to speak Spanish and learn more about the culture? The Spanish language is among the most widely used language in the world both in terms of number of speakers and the number of countries in which it is the dominant…

Principles of Sports Nutrition

This programme is aimed at anyone currently coaching a sports team or an athlete who wants to develop a basic knowledge of current relevant sports nutrition guidelines. This programme will also be of interest to professionals wishing to upskill or for continuing professional development e.g. Physical Education Teachers. The programme will provide you with the…

Guiding - Local & Regional Guiding - Marine & Countryside

If you are interested in working in the tourism activity sector providing a range of professional guiding services for visitors, the Marine and Countryside Guiding programme is designed for you. This programme will provide you with the professional, social, technical and administrative skills necessary to offer a quality service to domestic and overseas visitors.

Hotel Revenue & Digital Media Management

This programme aims to equip learners to be competent in the management of pricing, revenue and the online digital environment, for the hospitality industry.

Marine Tourism & Seafood Fundamentals

This programme has been developed as a Level 6 Special Purpose Award by LYITs School of Tourism in collaboration with Donegal County Council and dars na Gaeltachta. The programme forms part of a larger Donegal Atlantic Coastal Trail Project. The project is funded under the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine Commission for the…

Restaurant Operations Management

This innovative new programme integrates theory with practice. It has been developed to provide a relevant professional qualification for those who wish to embark on a career in Restaurant Operations Management. The programme will provide the participant with the benefits of personal attention, instant feedback, hands on experience and the opportunity to complement college based…

Web Design & Development - Basic

We live in a time universally recognised as the Age of Information. The Internet has enabled individuals, organisations, and companies of all sizes to achieve new heights and explore new ways to exchange information and to build a brand. Whether you are a member of a small community club, a new start-up or just simply…

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Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT)
Port Road, Letterkenny, Donegal, Republic of Ireland