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Cavan Institute

BSc in General Science

BSc  in General Science

Entry Requirements

Leaving certificate candidates, please refer to the ATU - Sligo website for entry requirements. Students who have achieved a QQI level 5 award are also eligible to apply. QQI applicants should check with ATU - Sligo to ensure that they present with the appropriate modules.

Career Opportunities

Progression

After successful completion of the first year at Cavan Institute, students will move to ATU - Sligo, choosing one of four Level 7 science programmes: - Environmental Science Pharmaceutical Science Biomedical Science Occupational Safety & Health They will join the second year of one of these programmes and after successful completion of the third year will graduate with a BSc (Ordinary). They may then progress to the fourth year and obtain a BSc (Hons).

Progression to 2nd year ATU - Sligo.

Course Fees

€200

Course Content

Bachelor of Science in General Science.

Year 1 (at Cavan Institute): 

  • Biology 

  • Physics 

  • Chemistry 

  • Mathematics 

  • Information Technology 

  • Learning to Learn 

  • Medical Biotechnology

About This Course

This is the starting point for a successful and varied career in science. In year one, all the science subjects are taught (biology, physics and chemistry) as well as mathematics, information technology and learning to learn. Students will visit ATU - Sligo several times during this first year to become familiar with the campus and science programmes, meet students, access supports and do experiments. One of the first year subjects taken by students at Cavan Institute will be an online introduction to the science programmes available to them from second year at ATU - Sligo.

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