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Mature Student Orientation Programmes

Mature Student Orientation Programmes

Published on: Saturday, 28 August 2010

To welcome new Mature Students into CIT the following programme is being offered to new Mature Students entering first year of a programme of study in CIT in September 2010.


CIT strongly encourages applications from mature candidates and is continually working towards wider entry routes in order to increase participation of adult learners. Returning to education after a break or entering it for the first time as a mature student can be very exciting but also quite daunting! In order to welcome new Mature Students into CIT the following programmes are being offered to new Mature Students entering first year of a programme of study in CIT in September 2010.

1. Mature Student Orientation Programme
2. Preparatory Maths Programme

For further information contact
Sinéad O Neill
Mature Student Officer
T: 021 433 5109
E: maturestudent@cit.ie
W: maturestudents1

 

1. Mature Student Orientation Programme 1. Preparatory Maths Programme

The programme will give you the opportunity to:

• Meet other Mature Students
• Take a tour of the CIT Bishopstown Campus
• Become familiar with student services
• Learn how to use student email and the college ‘Blackboard’ system
• Participate in introductory workshops in areas such as Financial Supports, Study Skills and Academic Writing Skills.

Date & Time at Bishopstown Campus, CIT:

Thurs 2nd Sept 9.30am-3.00pm
&
Friday 3rd Sept 9.30am-1.30pm

 

The overall aim of the programme is to:

• Provide an introduction to the basic elements of mathematics that are required for your course of study.
• Introduce the basics of maths in a relaxed and supported environment.
• Become familiar with the Learning Support Centre and the support that is available through the centre.


Date & Time at Bishopstown Campus, CIT:

Tues 7th Sept 10.00am-1.00pm
&
Wed 8th Sept 10.00am-1.00pm

BOOKED OUT-ADDITIONAL DATE TO BE CONFIRMED

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