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AS110
General Nursing

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the HETAC or Higher Education Institutes.

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4 Years
Duration of course
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405*

2014 Points

405*

Change from 2013: 

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Points History:

2013 - 405*
2012 - 415*
2011 - 400
2010 - 395*
2009 - 385*
2008 - 355*
2007 - 350
2006 - 360
2005 - 360*
2004 - 360*
2003 - 345*
2002 - 340*
2001 - 370

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Nursing involves providing professional care for people who are ill or unable to look after themselves.

This course is based in Sligo General Hospital.


 
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AS110 - General Nursing
St. Angelas College Sligo

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AS110 - General Nursing
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The following FETAC Major Awards may be used for entry into this course. Click on the course codes view a list of FETAC courses that provide that award.


Essential Module Requirements:

Must possess distinctions in 5 modules in the FETAC level 5/6 qualification which must include:
D20001or5N0749
D20012or5N4325
D20032or5N1279orC20006or5N2746


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Graduates will be able to register as General Nurse with An Bord Altranais. One year paid clinical placement part of course.



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