Course Description

Pre-University Environmental Science

Pre-University Environmental Science is a course run by Dunboyne College of Further Education, Meath. It is a 'Classroom Based' course with a duration of One Year. Pre-University Environmental Science gives a Course Qualification of Level 5 Certificate, awarded by QQI. For more information about Pre-University Environmental Science at Dunboyne College of Further Education, please review the details below.

Pre-University Environmental Science
Applied Science Laboratory Techniques 5M3807

This one-year course introduces students to
the core science modules physics, chemistry
and biology along with mathematics
and environmental studies. The skills
and knowledge gained, while studying
these subjects, will be invaluable to those
seeking to pursue a career in renewable
energy, environmental consultancy, waste
management, wildlife trusts, nature reserves
and parks.
It is an excellent introduction for students
who wish to progress to third level courses in
this area.

• Biology
• Chemistry
• Communications
• Environmental Studies
• Work Experience
• Laboratory skills
• Mathematics
• Microbiology
• Physics
• Word Processing

• QQI Level 5 in Applied Science
Laboratory Techniques 5M3807

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Training ProviderDunboyne College of Further Education
Course LocationDunboyne, Meath
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationLevel 5 Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Course Start Date20th September 2021
Course End Date20th May 2022
Course DurationOne Year
Entry RequirementsENTRY REQUIREMENTS • Leaving Cert or LCA • Mature Students of all backgrounds • Other equivalent qualification All applicants will be interviewed regardless of previous qualifications Apply directly at
Carear PathCAREER OPPORTUNITIES Graduates of the Environmental Science QQI Award can progress to many degree courses including Environmental Science and Environmental Health at several universities and IT’s including DCU and TU Dublin City Campus. Students can progress onto the Level 8 QQI award in Planning and Environment at TU Dublin City Campus and Sustainable Energy at TU Dublin Tallaght. Future areas of employment can include Environmental Scientist, Environmental Engineer, Conservation, Environmental planning. Many graduates seek direct employment within the sector. EXAMPLES OF HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRESSION: DCU: DC166 Environmental Science and Technology (Level 8, 4 Years) TU Dublin City Campus: TU835 Planning and Environmental Management (Level 8, 4 Years) TU Dublin City Campus: TU869 Environmental Health (Level 8, 4 Years) TU Dublin Tallaght: TU806 Sustainable Energy Engineering (Level 8, 4 Years)
Course Code5M3807
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Dunboyne Business Park, Dunboyne, Dunboyne, Meath, Ireland. Eircode: A86 WC91

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