1 year /
Level 6 /
This Access for Higher Education course is intended for students who wish to return to study at third level, but who need time and knowledge to get up the speed with the demands of education format.
Students who are successful on this course will obtain the educational qualification for admission to Higher Education courses in a wide range of disciplines. This will not depend on the particular electives chosen. The skills, knowledge and competence developed by the students during this course should ensure a reasonable prospect of success in subsequent studies.
This course is free of charge for students.
This programme is specifically designed to provide students with an alternative access route to Higher Education which is both formative and enjoyable, based on adult education method of delivery.
Students may study in either On-campus or Blended Learning formats to suit their individual needs. For example, On-campus tuition will be provided over 9 hours per week and typically spread over 3 days throughout the academic year.
Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.
Minimum Entry Requirements
Department Administration: +353 (0)74 918 6211 / +353 (0)74 918 6210
Course Coordinator Brian McGonagle
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6170
School and Department
School of Business
Department of Law, Public Service and Education
Bachelor of Arts (Ord)