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Science - Biomedical

Date of Review May 2011 Go Back
Year of Study 2nd
Student Type Traditional
From Galway
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Why did you choose to study in this college?

I wanted to get into nursing but the points at the time went up by 50, im doing this course as a stepping stone to get into nursing.

Are you happy with your choice of course?


On reflection, what made it the right or wrong choice for you?

it was a good choice because not only will it help to get into nursing but theres also other aspects of the course that i found beneficial for my part time job at home, we have done a first aid course etc.

How many hours of organised classes do you have per week?


Are your lectures/labs mainly based on or off the main campus?


Is your course weighted more on continuous assessment or end of year exams?

Continuous assessment

Is there an option to study abroad on your course?

I don't know

What are your favourite aspects of your course?

physical aspects of it i.e. first aid, physical activity.

What are your least favourite aspects of your course?

the lab work.

Was your course what you expected?


What do you wish you had known before choosing this course?

the workload involved, a lot of continious work. I dont mind though, you just have to keep on top of it.


there brand new, the library provides a comfortable place to study.

Rate your course in terms of difficulty


Please rate your course in terms of workload

More than other courses

Are you an active member of any societies?


If yes, please name the societies

ITS Camogie Team

Why do you enjoy being a member of this society? why should a prospective student think of joining this society?

Made me make more friends in Sligo especially seeing as I came to Sligo not knowing many people.

Are you a member of any sports clubs?


How much do you spend on living every week (going out, food, transport etc.), excluding rent and bills?


Do you or have you lived away from home during college?


How would you recommend this college to a friend?

That its in my hometown.

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