///Science with Environmental Studies L5
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Science with Environmental Studies L5


QQI Laboratory Techniques Level 5, Code 5M3807

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This course covers the core science modules Physics, Chemistry and Biology along with with Mathematics, Environmental Science and support studies.
It will provide students with a solid foundation to study any Third Level science course.

Entry Requirements

Leaving Certificate (LC Established, LCVP or LCA) or equivalent

For mature applicants appropriate experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications.


One-year full time

Course Outline

Code Title
5N2747 Chemistry
5N1833 Mathematics
5N1356 Work Experience
5N2746 Biology
5N0690 Communications
5N1460 Physics
5N2751 Laboratory Skills
5N1442 Environmental Studies
5N0737 Microbiology


Work Placement/Experience

Participants will be required to undertake 10 days of work placement in a relevant location. The College will assist participants in identifying suitable placements.


Education Progression Opportunities

UCC: CK101, CK105, CK107, CK108, CK109, CK113, CK117, CK11, CK210, CK301, CK307, CK 402, CK404, CK405, CK406, Ck408, CK502, CK505, CK706

CIT: CR001; CR006; CR007; CR010; CR011; CR300; CR330

CIT CCPS: CR305; CR340

LIT: LC260; LC264; LC265; LC266; LC267; LC268;LC408; LC425; LC428

Tralee IT: TL748, TL848, TL851. WIT: WD076, WD176, WD177


We advise you to consult the CAO website – www.cao.ie and http://www.cao.ie/index.php?page=fetac_ to confirm specific entry requriments for Higher Educaiton Institutions



Career Opportunities

  • Pollution Control
  • Wildlife Trusts
  • Waste Management Industry
  • National & Local Nature Reserves
  • Environmental Consultants
  • Country Parks


Course specific Contact Details

For further details email: environmentalstudies@stjohnscollege.ie