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Blanchardstown VTOS Leaving Certificate and Computers (1 Year)

Course code: LC
Level Full/Part Time Day/Evening Location
5 Full-time Day Blanchardstown, Main St.

Modules on this course:

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This course is offered by Blanchardstown VTOS.

This course provides early school leavers with the opportunity to achieve a full Leaving Certificate as a preparation for PLC or third levels courses, or for employment.  It combines Leaving Certificate subjects with some core QQI modules and is completed over 1 year.  In addition to the subjects on offer we will also facilitate students who wish to sit examinations in their first language where appropriate.

Leaving Certificate Subjects Syllabus - http://www.education.ie/en/Schools-Colleges/Information/Curriculum-and-Syllabus/Senior-Cycle-/Syllabuses-and-Guidelines/

Subjects include

Year 1

  • Foundation and Ordinary Level Maths
  • Ordinary Level Business
  • Ordinary Level Accounting
  • Ordinary Level Economics
  • Communications level 4
  • Computer Applications Level 4
  • Personal and Professional Development Level 5
  • Social Studies Level 5 - optional
  • Nutrition Level 5 - optional
  • Human Growth and Development Level 5 - optional

Year 2

  • Ordinary Level Maths
  • Ordinary Level English
  • Ordinary Level Accounting
  • Ordinary Level History
  • Word Processing Level 5
  • Personal and Professional Development Level 5
  • Social Studies Level 5 - optional
  • Nutrition Level 5 - optional
  • Human Growth and Development Level 5 - optional

As part of this course students will undergo training in First Aid and People Manual Handling

To be eligible for this VTOS course the applicant must 

  • be over 21 years of age
  • in receipt of a social welfare payment for 6 months immediately prior to the course start date
  • OR recently made redundant
  • OR signing for credits for 6 months immediately prior to the course start date
  • OR a dependent on a person that is in receipt of a social welfare payment

Entry Requirements

It is preferable that the applicant has a leaving certificate or equivalent.

Progression

Learners may be able to progress to PLC or third level courses

 

 

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