Survival Guide

Applications for colÁiste dhÚlaigh now open

If you have not applied to courses through the CAO or are worried you won’t get your chosen courses, why not apply to a PLC?
Applying to PLC regardless of CAO, may help reduce stress and gain a peace of mind for the future – whatever happens with the exams, results or the CAO.
Coláiste Dhúlaigh College of Further Education (CDCFE) offers Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) Courses at QQI level 5 and 6 and at Higher National Diploma in a wide range of disciplines in different departments such as:
Business & Tourism Department
* Tour Guiding
* Certificate in Business Studies
* Tourism with Business & Marketing
Art & Design Department
* Architectural Design & Technology Foundation
* Art and Design Portfolio Preparation
* Fashion Design
* Graphic Design
* Interior Design
Media & Languages Department
* Communication and Media Production
* Film Production
* Journalism
* Animation
* Photography QQI Award Level 6
Preforming Arts & Hairdressing Department
* Hairdressing
* Theatre Studies
Science & Technology Department
* Computer Science
* Computer Networking Technologies
* Medical Laboratory Science
* Preliminary Engineering
* Pre-University Science
* Engineering Technology
Social Care & Outdoor Adventure Department
* Outdoor Adventure Management
* Social Care
* Health Science (Pre-Nursing)
* Health Science (Physiology and Sport)
* Childcare
* Physiotherapy Assistant
Most of the courses have opportunities that lead to entry to Universities and Institutes of Technology with some courses gaining entry to second year.
CDCFE is located on four campuses, Coolock, Raheny, Kilbarrack and Malahide, and provides programmes delivered by a team of tutors dedicated to the highest standards of teaching and learning in a caring, supportive and friendly atmosphere.
Applications for courses starting September 2017 are now open. It is recommended to applying early to ensure you get an interview for your chosen course. First round of interviews will take place on Friday February 3rd.
Coláiste Dhúlaigh are holding an Information Evening on Thursday 26th January from 5-8pm in our Coolock campus and will be having PLC Interview Preparation Seminars throughout the evening to help with the interview. Apply Here