Sligo MSLETB – Cultural and Heritage Studies – VTOS Level 5

Programme: Applied Social Studies (Full-time)

VTOS Level 5

Sligo MSLETB, Quay St Sligo

1 Year

Course Aims

The aim of this programme is to enable the learner to acquire the knowledge, skill and competence in a range of core disciplines in Irish cultural and heritage studies to work independently under supervision in a range of cultural and heritage contexts and or to progress to further or
higher education and training.

Applicants must be over 21 years of age and on DSP to qualify for a place on a VTOS course.


  • Communication Level 5
  • Work Experience
  • French
  • Digital Photography
  • The internet
  • Entrpreneurial Skills
  • Archaeology
  • Folklore and Ethnology
  • Local History
  • Word Processing
  • English Literature
  • European Studies
  • Tourism Principles and Practice


  • Education: No formal education or qualifications are required although applicants may have participated in primary and secondary education. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate a standard of knowledge, skill and competence equivalent to NFQ Level 4 when accessing a Level 5 programme.
  • Aptitude: Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.