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Programme Details

The programmes listed lead to awards in the NFQ. The provider that offers the programme will have full details.

Code

PG14969

Title

English Language & Academic Skills Programme

Programme Purpose

This programme offers learners the opportunity to achieve all or part of the NFQ Level 5 Certificate in General Studies . Further details about the programme e.g. Duration, Location etc are available on this register and from the provider, National College of Ireland

Duration Description

The programme is full-time and will run for one academic year, which consists of two thriteen-week semesters. There are twenty-five contact teaching hours provided each week (650 hours in total). In addition to time spent in class, learners will be required to undertake approximately 550 hours of self-directed learning throughout the academic year, including during the holiday period. These additional 550 hours include all course related work undertaken by learners outside class time such as assignments, homework, research, self-study and reflection.

NFQ Level(s)

5

EQF Level(s)

4

Location

Dublin City

Delivery Modes

Centre/School/College Based

Delivery Methods

Directed Learning

Group Discussions/Interactions

Practical/workshop/Laboratories/studio sessions

Tutorials/One on one supported learning

Self Directed Learning

Lectures / Classes

Practical Sessions

Tutorials

PEL Applies

Yes

PEL Arrangements

Insurance Product

What is PEL?

Validation Date

21-02-2013

Validation Documents

This programme leads to the following Minor Award(s). It is also a requirement for the Major Award(s) listed

Code Title Award Class NFQ Level

5M3114

General Studies

Major

5

5N0690

Communications

Minor

5

5N0765

Intercultural Studies

Minor

5

5N1358

Word Processing

Minor

5

5N1610

Business Administration Skills

Minor

5

5N1632

English as a Second Language

Minor

5

5N1833

Mathematics

Minor

5

5N2985

Personal and Professional Development

Minor

5

5N3113

Research and Study Skills

Minor

5

Centres offering English Language & Academic Skills Programme

Name Address Contact Website
National College of Ireland Mayor Street, IFSC, Dublin 1, D01 Y300 01 4498500

www.ncirl.ie