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

Programme Details

Code

PG22913

Title

Regional Tour Guiding

Programme Purpose

This programme offers learners the opportunity to achieve the NFQ Level 6 Specific Purpose Certificate in Regional Tour Guiding . Further details about the programme e.g. Duration, Location etc are available on this register and from the provider, Kerry Education and Training Board

Duration Description

Programme duration is typically based on time bands for Typical Learner Effort (TLE). This programme leads to a Special Purpose Award with a 30 credit value. Therefore the applicable band is that of 300 TLE hours. This is made up of directed and self-directed study. The TLE of 300 hours was taken as a baseline and approximate figures set out for the programme to be delivered on a full time basis over 16 weeks, and on a part time basis over 32 weeks.

NFQ Level(s)

6

EQF Level(s)

5

Location

Kerry

Delivery Modes

Centre/School/College Based

Delivery Methods

Directed Learning
Group Discussions/Interactions
Practical/workshop/Laboratories/studio sessions
Work Experience/Simulated Work environment
Tutorials/One on one supported learning
Self Directed Learning
Lectures / Classes
Practical Sessions
Tutorials

PEL Applies

No

PEL Arrangements

What is PEL?

Validation Date

15-02-2017

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

6N20229

Irish Tour Guiding

Minor

6

6N20231

Irish Natural Heritage and Culture

Minor

6

6S20233

Regional Tour Guiding

Special Purpose

6

Centres offering Regional Tour Guiding

Name

Address

Contact

Kerry College of Further Education & Training, Monavalley Campus

Monavalley, Tralee, Co. Kerry

066 7126444

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