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Return to Learning/General Studies QQI Level 4

Course aim:

To provide a gentle return to adults who have left school early or who are out of education for a long time and who would like to improve their basic skills.

Course content:


  •  Communications (4N0689)
  •  Information Technology Skills (4N1125)
  •  Computer applications (4N1112)

And one of the following subject to availability;

  • Historical Studies (4N3306)
  •  General Office Skills (4N1116)
  •  Healthcare (4N3776)

Course Duration:

Part time two mornings per week

Entry Requirements:

Junior Certificate, FETAC Level 3. Mature learners with relevant life experience and good basic literacy skills.


QQI Level 4 Component Award.


Successful completion of the course will enable learners to improve on their basic skills and to progress to further study at QQI Level 5 in a wide range of vocational areas. Students who have successfully completed this course have gone on to complete QQI Level 5 major awards in Early Childhood Care and Education, Health Care Support, Business Studies with Computers, Beauty Therapy, Information Technology and other courses at Institutes of Further Education.

Apply online following this link or get an application form from the school

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