gap year

Taking a Gap Year

A gap year is a deferred year of study, usually taken between second and third ...
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National Framework of Qualification - NFQ

Stepping onto The National Framework of Qualifications

If you are a student progressing onto third level or perhaps you are a mature ...
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Courses Suited to E-Learning

Education via the internet provides exciting opportunities for both educators and learners. The internet and ...
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part time courses

Part Time Courses

There are numerous options out there in terms of part-time education. Universities, Institutes of Technology, ETB’s, ...
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short courses Ireland

Short Term Courses

There are many of us who shy away from the idea of books, classrooms or ...
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postgraduate courses in Ireland

Postgraduate Study Options

A postgraduate course is a qualification after a degree, such as a higher diploma or ...
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Europass is an EU initiative to help people make their skills, and qualifications clearly understood ...
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adapting to college life, a guide for students

Adapting to College Life

In life and living, there is no avoiding change, and one of the biggest changes ...
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springboard courses

Choosing a Springboard Course

Ruairí Quinn, the Minister for Education and Skills, and Ciarán Cannon T.D., have recently announced ...
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Should Leaving Cert Students Have More Access to Technology?

The Minister for State Training and Skills, Ciaran Cannon, has said that Leaving Certificate students ...
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popular plc courses

Popular PLC Courses

Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) courses are full-time programmes available to students who have completed their ...
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qualifications can cross boundaries

Cross Border Education Options

Thinking of studying in the UK? While qualifications are different in every country, there are ...
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skills training

Alternatives to Solas for skills training

If a career in hospitality, food, tourism, forestry, farming, crafts or fishing is what you ...
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drama and acting courses

Drama and Acting Courses

Drama and acting courses are ideal for those who have dreams of starring on stage ...
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IAESTE 2014 Traineeships

IAESTE, The International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience, is an organisation ...
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unemployment options

Coping with Unemployment

The trouble with unemployment is that ‘the minute you wake up in the morning you're ...
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farmer education

Farm Education

Historically, becoming a farmer was simple. As soon as a child born on a farm ...
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grundtvig programme

About Grundtvig

Grundtvig is a European initiative which seeks to improve the quality and European dimension of ...
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