Guidance and Counselling
Guidance and Counselling
It is essential that all students look at the Careers Notice Boards, directly outside the School Guidance Office regularly. All careers information i.e. on open days, accomodation, scholarships ,access programmes and new course announcements etc will be posted here.
Calendar of Career Events:
Click here to look up the Qualifax database of college open days and other careers related events.
CAO Course Points 2012 :
Those students, who have not acquired a copy of the 2012 points for all CAO courses, click here.
Those students who are interested in studying medicine next year in Ireland are required to sit the HPAT on March 2nd 2013. MedEntry is an organisation that specialises in HPAT preparation and offers discounts of 40% for two or more students. More information is available at www.medentry -hpat.ie
Higher Options 2013:
Leaving Cert students will travel to Higher Options on Thursday, September 20th.
U.C.D School of Agriculture and Food Science will hold an information evening in Galway, in the Radisson Hotel on Nov. 7th at 7.30pm
For a list of Open Days and Evenings being held in U.C.D 2012 - 2013 please click on the following link https://myucd.ucd.ie/index.do
Please click on the link to get a list of the new courses being introduced by colleges through the C.A.O for 2013
––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– In School Career Talks confirmed to date:
Monday, September 24th 12.05 - 12.40 Mary Immaculate College, Limerick
Monday, October 8th 12.05 - 12.40 GMIT Galway
Tuesday, October 9th 2pm NUI Maynooth
Monday, October 15th 12.05 - 12.40 NUI Galway
Monday, November 5th 12.40 -1.15 Athlone I.T
Monday, November 19th 12.40 U.C.D
Monday, December 10th 12.05 University of Limerick
Monday, December 17th 12.05 Limerick I.T
The following career talks on the P.L.C Sector have been arranged for Leaving Cert students:
February 18th Monday at 12.40 Sligo College of Further Education(Ballinode College)
February 25th Monday at 12.05 North Connaught College, Tubercurry
*****ALLTALKS WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE TIERED DEMONSTRATION ROOM *****
*NUI Galway Open Day takes place on Friday, October 5th, from 9am to 3pm and Saturday October 6th from 10am to 3pm. More information is available at www.nuigalway.ie/opendays. Also, see the poster on the careers noticeboard.
*University of Limerick, Limerick I.T and Mary Immaculate College Open Days take place on Friday, October 12th and Saturday, October 13th.
More information is available at -
*GMIT Galway Open Days take place on Friday, October 19th (9.30 - 3.00)
and Saturday, October 20th (10am - 1.00pm).
More information is available at www.gmit.ie/slo
I.T Sligo Open Day takes place on Thurs. November 15th from 10am - 3pm
D.C.U Open Days take place on Friday November 16th and Saturday November 17th
Further information is available at www.dcu.ie/openday
U.C.D Open Day takes place on Saturday, November 17th from 10am - 4pm
Further information is available at www.ucd.ie/openday
N.U.I Maynooth and St. Patricks College, Maynooth takes place on Friday November 23rd and Saturday November 24th.
Further information is available at www.gomaynooth.ie
I.A.D.T Open Days take place on Friday November 23rd from 10am - 4pm and Saturday November 24th from 10am - 4pm.
St. Patrick's College, Drumcondra Open Day takes place on Saturday, November 17th from 9.30 - 3.30pm. Further information is available at www.spd.dcu.ie/openday
Marino College of Education Dublin Open Day takes place on Saturday November 17th from 11am to 4pm.
Mater Dei College Open Day takes place on Saturday Nov.17th from 10am - 4pm
Further information is available at www.materdei.ie/open-day
National College of Ireland Dublin, Open Day takes place on Wednesday, November 28th from 11am to 3pm and on Saturday, December 1st from 10am - 1pm.
The following link is helpful for anybody considering a career in music