Course Description

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 programme will provide the opportunity to develop competence in a range of theoretical and practical skills related to the area of health and social care.

Donegal, Ireland
College Name Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT)
Course Category Health Care, Healthcare
Course Qualification Ordinary Bachelor Degree
Course Location Donegal, Ireland
Course Fee 3,200
Course Duration 6 semesters for 3 years
Awarding Body QQI
Entry Requirements Academic requirements: Full QQI/FETAC Level 6 Award in a cognate area or equivalent Health & Social Care. A full Level 6 Major award is made of eight modules. Professional experience: Each applicant must have the equivalent of 2 years full time experience in a Health Services Executive approved setting . Additional entry criteria: ?The ability to complete Professional Placement in a HSE/DES notified service (approx. 300 hours per academic year) for the duration of the programme. ?Gain the support of their current employer to utilise employment as a practice learning environment and to provide mentor support during the programme and secure Garda Vetting.
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