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  Afra Ronayne
I would advise somebody considering this job to talk to people who are engineers already. They should try to talk to people working in different areas of engineering as even when people do the same degree they can have very different day to day jobs, from full time office based jobs to full time site based jobs.

Also it is important to remember that even if you complete an engineering degree you are not limited to a purely technical career as there are plenty of other areas you can get involved in like project management or finance.
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AS111
General Nursing - Mature

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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.

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184

2014 Points

184

Change from 2013: 

-394

Points History:

2013 - 578#
2012 - 230#
2011 - #234
2010 - #171*
2009 - #168
2008 - #165
2007 - 165
2006 - 166
2005 - 166#
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2002 - 169*

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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.

This course is for mature students only; students who are aged 23 or over on first of January on the year of application.


 
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AS111 - General Nursing - Mature
St. Angelas College Sligo

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AS111 - General Nursing - Mature
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To view Mature Entry requirements, or alternative requirements, please visit Qualifax or the Colleges' website from the links available in the Course Details section above.

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This course does not appear to accept FETAC applicants. Please check with the college directly - sometimes this data is not published openly, or special arrangements may be available.

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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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