Access Course for Higher Education Young Adults (TAP)€0.0025 Available
Liberties College is one of three colleges of further education working in partnership with the Trinity Access Programmes to provide access courses to Higher Education. On successful completion of this course students may apply directly for entry to degree courses in Trinity College Dublin in the Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences (BESS – Business, Economics and Social Science) and to other universities through the CAO.
Advanced Actor Training
An advanced course in actor training and musical theatre, offering training to reach professional performing standards. This is an advanced course for applicants with relevant training. Participants work as a performing company and are in production throughout the period of training.
Altering & Upcycling your Wardrobe – 10wks new€160.009 Available
We all have things in our wardrobe that don’t fit or just don’t work on you anymore. This course shows you how to give
your pre-loved garments a new lease of life to turning them into modern wearable pieces.
To start with participants will learn how to do simple alterations like hemming a garment or sewing on a button properly.
Next you will be shown how to refit a garment and replace a zip. As you grow in confidence we will tackle more
experimental tasks and try completely changing and upcycling a garment to create something more suitable for your
The object of the course will be to have a few more garments in your wardrobe that you love and the skills to continue
making changes to your clothes and transform or upcycle your older wardrobe items.
Garments for fitting & alterations
Old clothes that you like something about e.g. fabric
Measuring tape (Hickeys)
Box of pins (dressmaking)
Material scissors (Hickeys)
Variety of threads
Tailors chalk (Hickeys)
Needles (hand and machine assorted)
Anatomy & Physiology – 10wks. new€230.0015 Available
The purpose of this course is to enable the student to develop a knowledge and understanding of the functions and
structure of the human body. The course is suitable for students who need a science subject to enable them to apply for
nursing. It is suitable for those working in the healthcare sector, community care and beauty therapy to gain a greater
understanding of the structure and functions of the body. Assessment is by means of a written theory based exam and
Applied Social Studies – Mature Students€0.00(1)22 Available
This is a one year course for students over the age of 21 years who wish to enter the fields of Social Care and Social Studies.
The course offers a broad introduction, both academic and practical and will suit a range of applicants. The qualification and training offered is appropriate for a person who wishes to work as a social care practitioner. As an access programme this course meets the needs of students who wish to apply for mature entry to Higher Education.
Applied Social Studies – QQI Level 5€0.0015 Available
Students wishing to obtain the Applied Social Studies Award may do so by attending part-time classes over two years.
Students will be expected to attend college two days per week and study independently and complete assignments outside of this time. Students study four modules each year. Students need prior IT Skills in order to study at this level.
Applied Social Studies – with Counselling & Addiction Studies€0.0022 Available
This is a one-year full-time course suited to mature students returning to education. This is an access course for those who are new to the study of addictions and counselling. This course is a foundation course for mature students wishing to access a related course in Higher Education.
Applied Social Studies – Young Adults€0.0022 Available
This is a broad academic introduction to social studies and social care. As an access programme this course caters particularly to those who wish to progress to Higher Education or further professional training.
Art and Craft Professional Practice
This is a one year Professional Practice course in the area of Art and Craft. Students will work with a range of practical craft skills, focusing on a specialised skill base and developing pathways to employment or third level studies.