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Applied Social Studies in Social Care (Honours), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) Dublin, Ireland
The learning in the Applied Social Studies in Social Care (Honours) at the Institute of Technology Blanchardstown helps you create change for and with others, while developing your own personal and professional skills. On this course, students learn how to help others while learning about themselves.
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Overview

Career 

Social care involves working with marginalised or disadvantaged people in a caring, compassionate and non-judgemental way. 

Graduates at the Applied Social Studies in Social Care (Honours) at the Institute of Technology Blanchardstown may work with children and adolescents in residential child care, people with intellectual disabilities, people accessing homeless services, people with alcohol or drug dependency, families in the community, the aged, asylum seekers or refuges and other marginalised groups.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Fundamentals of Psychology
  • Fundamentals of Sociology
  • Skills for Success in Higher Education
  • Introduction to Disability Studies
  • Introduction to Creative Studies
  • Professional Practice - Context

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Leaving Certificate applicants will require a H5 in any two higher level subjects and a 06/H7 in four other subjects, these subjects must include Maths and English or Irish.
  • Foundation level mathematics will meet the minimum entry requirement where a grade F2 or higher is achieved.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13500 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3819 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3819 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Dublin

  • 1100 - 1800 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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