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Ready to Return: Re-learn, Re-train, Re-skill

5M3114 GENERAL STUDIES

Is This Course For You?

This course is aimed at individuals who wish to develop their employability skills after an absence from the workplace.

The programme covers aspects of general education. The course is targeted at people who have been absent from the workplace and would like to improve their self-confidence and general skills.

There are many supports available to students on VTOS. You can use our Study Skills Centre and can see the Student Support Officer when you need help. Students can also apply for subsidised TEC crèche and after-school places.

Entry Requirements

»» Relevant prior experience
»» English language assessment
»» Personal interview

What Will I Study?

»» Research and Study Skills
»» Team Working
»» Human Growth and Development
»» Business English
»» Word Processing
»» Payroll
»» Bookkeeping
»» Legal Practice and Procedures
»» Personal and Professional Development

What Qualifications Will I Get When I Finish The Course?

QQI Level 5 Award in General Studies 5M3114

Career Opportunities and Progression

Graduates of this programme qualify for employment or further training in Level 6 programmes such as business, as accounting technician students or some supervisory management courses. Graduates may apply as mature students for suitable further education or training.

Duration: 

1 Year

Course Code: 

9311