Course Description

Pre University Sports Science

Dunboyne College of Further Education

This one-year course introduces students to the broad and expanding sector of Sport Science. An interesting course
that will provide students with the skills, knowledge and qualifications necessary to gain employment in the sports
With the combination of modules, students can avail of the science award with some coaching modules and sports
anatomy and then continue to higher education to study health or sports science.

The following modules will be offered subject to availability or demand and are subject to change:

• Mathematics
• Nutrition
• Communications
• Biology
• Work Experience
• Laboratory Techniques
• Chemistry
• Word Processing
• Sports Anatomy and Physiology
• Exercise and Fitness
• Physics
• Safety and Health at Work

• Level 5 Applied Science Laboratory Techniques 5M3807

Apply directly at

Course Code 5M3807
College Name Dunboyne College of Further Education
Course Category Science, Science & the Built Environment
Course Type Classroom Based
Course Qualification Level 5 Certificate
Course Location Dunboyne, Meath, Ireland
Delivery mode Classroom based
Course Start Date 17th September 2024
Course End Date 23rd May 2025
Course Duration One Year
Course Times Full time
Awarding Body QQI
Entry Requirements • Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or; • Mature Students or; • Other equivalent qualifications All applicants will be interviewed regardless of previous qualifications. Apply directly at
Career Path EXAMPLES OF HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRESSION: DCU: DC202 Sport Science and Health (Level 8, 4 Years) DCU: DC205 Physical Education with Biology (Level 8, 4 Years) DCU: DC206 Physical Education with Maths (Level 8, 4 Years) SETU Waterford: SE904 Sports Coaching and Performance (Level 8, 4 Years) TUD City Campus: TU995 Sports and Leisure Management (Level 8, 4 Years) SETU Carlow: SE901 Sports Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy (Level 8, 4 Years) TUD Blanchardstown: TU935 Sports Management and Coaching (Level 8, 4 Years) Maynooth University: MH208 Biological and Biomedical Sciences (Level 8, 4 Years) DCU: DC121 Computer Science (Level 8, 4 Years) NUIG: GY303 Biomedical Science (Level 8, 4 Years) GY301 Science (Level 8, 4 Years) Technological University of the Shannon Athlone: AL837 Sports Science with Exercise Physiology (Level 8, 4 Years) TUD Tallaght: TU936 Sports Science and Health (Level 8, 4 Years) SETU Waterford: SE906 Recreation and Sports Management (Level 8, 4 Years)
For information about Dunboyne College of Further Education, please visit our college page on by clicking here.

Course Provider

Dunboyne College of Further Education

01 8015968
Dunboyne Business Park, Dunboyne, Meath, Ireland

Make Enquiry

Please insert your contact details and any additional information you require and we will forward your request to Dunboyne College of Further Education.
Captcha code        I confirm I have read the Privacy Policy, Terms and Conditions & Cookie Information and agree to join the community.


Dunboyne College of Further Education
Dunboyne Business Park
Dunboyne, Meath
Visit Website