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Tuesday 26 February 2019

CAO Guide 2018

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Code Course Points
2018 Final Round 2018 Mid Points
Cork IT
CR660 Tourism 225 292
CR620 Early Years Education 341 418
CR360 Instrument Engineering 297 362
CR572 Construction Management 252 299
CR560 Architectural Technology 273 340
CR510 Sustainable Energy 300 368
CR021 Business Studies 240 402
CR106 Software Development 350 403
CR001 Applied Physics and Instrumentation 297 413
CR580 Electrical Power Systems 300 358
CR325 Pharmaceutical Biotechnology 371 409
CR055 Environmental Engineering 226 389
CR116 Software Development and Computer Networking 316 347
CR094 Nautical Science at National Maritime College of Ireland 257 387
CR075 Biomedical Engineering 312 476
CR121 Music at CIT - Cork School of Music 628 # 1016
CR335 Common Entry Bioscience 381 419
CR400 Accounting 308 377
CR320 Biomedical Science - Joint CIT and UCC programme 521 * 542
CR062 Electrical Engineering 250 343
CR126 Popular Music: Drums at CIT Cork School of Music 697 # 907
CR365 Environmental Science and Sustainable Technology 307 366
CR425 International Business and Language 289 369
CR520 Biomedical Engineering 433 499
CR042 Hospitality Management 182 284
CR075 Biomedical Engineering 312 476
CR128 Popular Music: Keyboards at CIT Cork School of Music 708 # 969
CR650 Bar Management 120 262
CR220 Fine Art at CIT Crawford College of Art and Design 565 # 877
CR805 Marine Electrotechnology at National Maritime College of Ireland 244 340
Dublin Business School
DB522 Business in Accounting 197 455
DB581 Legal and Business Studies 195 454
DB514 Business (Law stream) 200 306
DB571 Business Studies 146 358
DB583 Legal and Business Studies 172 397
DB516 Financial Services 234 270
DB573 Business in Marketing 135 294
DB518 Marketing (Digital Media stream) 230 358
DB500 Computing 209 243
DB526 Business Information Systems (Cloud Computing stream) 272 291
DB563 Cultural Studies 136 327
DB502 Computing (Data Analytics and Big Data) 243 243
DB521 Accounting and Finance 254 295
DB534 Sound Engineering and Music Production 164 351
DB569 Business (Psychology stream) 253 295
DB513 Business 190 401
DB580 Legal Studies 122 259
DB512 Business 236 332
DB533 Business in Marketing 187 287
DB566 Social Science 210 288

How to read the table

These tables contain all courses currently available for application through the CAO for 2016, including any changes which have been announced since the publication of the CAO handbook 2016. Further changes may occur in the months ahead. Students should keep an eye on the college alert lists, which can be found in the student resource section of the CAO website. Applications can be made for these courses during the change of mind period.

This unique chart gathers together information in a format which is not available in any other single location. Courses are listed by subject area allowing applicants to review easily all the courses relevant to their area of interest. It will also assist applicants in reviewing similar courses which they have not yet considered.

Some courses may appear more than once. This is because they are considered to contain a strong element of two subject areas and students may approach these courses from different perspectives. Other courses may have been included only once, even though they contain elements which could be included in another subject area. However these elements are not the main focus of this course.

It is essential that applicants research all courses in which they are interested. Those who drop out of college in first year most commonly report that their reason for doing so was that the content of the courses was different to what they expected. One must not presume to understand the content of the course from the title or that courses from with the same name in different colleges have the same content.

The table includes both the final points for 2015 as well as the mid points. This allows students to see the minimum points that were needed to be offered a place last year as well as providing an indication of the points other applicants attained by giving the mid-way between the highest and lowest points attained by those who were offered a place.

In some cases there are no points listed as these courses are appearing on the CAO for the first time.

* not all on this score were offered places

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