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WD005 GEN
Health

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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 QQI, HEA or Higher Education Institutes.

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3rd level Graduates are qualified for a wide range of occupations, and their education prepares them for roles involving specific skills, and for coordinating, supervising, managing, or training others. Examples include accountants, sales managers, computer programmers, teachers, chemists, environmental engineers, criminal investigators, and financial analysts.

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4 Years
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The General Entry Scheme is for students interested in Health Care as a career, but who may be unsure of what exact area of health care they would like to work in. This coure is the gateway for the two degrees, an Applied Health Care degree or a Public Health and Health Promotion degree.

In the first year students get an opportunity to study areas of health care in both semesters including applied health care and health promotion. A decision on which area they would like to focus does not have to be made until the end of first year.

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Careers lead students to study in fields such as Applied Health Care and Public Health and Promotion.



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