Many people cannot make regular trips to learn on campus, for example, due to underlying health conditions, disabilities, anxiety or caring for family members. That is why we have developed a range of programmes, available through the CAO, which can be studied anywhere in Ireland with no need to attend campus.

We offer two full-time online undergraduate programmes through the CAO. All lectures are delivered live online and students can fully participate in group work and project work by means of innovative online supports. Funding is also available on these programmes. Our work based learning degree consists of three days in the work place and two days studying online every week. This is a paid traineeship and we will help source a suitable company for applicants. Read more about these exciting programmes below.

SG530 BSc in Health & Medical Information Science (Online)

This programme equips students with an applied understanding of health informatics, eHealth, health statistics, data programming, medical data management and systems evaluation; applied epidemiology; health economics and predictive modelling; as well as a range of other subjects to facilitate a broad understanding of healthcare management, delivery, governance and audit. Read more about this degree here

SG254 BA (Hons) in Writing & Literature (Online)

Students will develop a portfolio of writing and will work on a diverse range of creative projects, including film and performance. Students will be exposed to different forms of literature and create the space for freedom of expression, allowing them to graduate with a diverse, extensive portfolio and a clear writing and literary voice. Read more about this degree here

SG335 BEng in Mechatronic Systems (Work Based Learning)

Mechatronic Systems Engineering enables students located anywhere in Ireland to spend the full three years of their degree in the workplace, in a paid traineeship, gaining credit for their workplace learning while studying their academic modules online. This innovative engineering programme has been designed by IT Sligo Online, Ireland’s leading provider of online education to industry and a world leader in online engineering education. An interview is required for entry. Read more about this degree here

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