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# courses - Monday 21 August, 2017

The CAO points are out - but remember, don't panic

It’s the first set of offers since a new points system was introduced.

# courses - Thursday 9 March, 2017

There has been a plunge in the number of students who want to do nursing CAO

There has been a plunge in the number of students who want to do nursing

A total of 76,086 applications were received by CAO 1 February.

# courses - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Thinking of a career change? Read this first

It’s a big change to make – but so worth it.

# courses - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Poll: Should the CAO system be changed? Courses This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the CAO system be changed?

The Sunday Business Post is reporting this morning that colleges have been manipulating the admission system.

# courses - Monday 9 March, 2015

Nursing is the big loser in this year's CAO applications

The college application service has released details from the initial round of course choices

# courses - Monday 2 February, 2015

The CAO deadline has passed but no need for panic....

Late applications can still be submitted between March until May.

# courses - Saturday 20 December, 2014

This is the Irish course that has 200,000 people taking part

Duolingo launched the beta version of its Irish course during the summer, and its success has been down to five volunteers.

# courses - Sunday 20 April, 2014

TUI: Wide variations in availability of Post Leaving Certificate courses needs to be addressed

The TUI found that while Cavan has one place for every 58 people, Offaly has one for every 1096.

# courses - Thursday 18 July, 2013

CAO applications for business courses on the rise CAO

CAO applications for business courses on the rise

There has been a drop in CAO applications in teaching and law, but the demand for business courses has risen.

# courses - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Column: ‘I thought I did everything right – so why have I ended up here?’

Aoife O’Connor has gone to college, got good results, borrowed money to get more qualifications by doing a postgrad, but she still finds herself with no job. Here she asks why she can’t catch a break?

# courses - Monday 20 August, 2012

The 5 at 5: Monday Take 5 This post contains videos

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.