Will you need Maths for QQI Progression to 3rd Level?
Any student (under 23 years old) intending to apply for progression to CIT in 2017 using QQI qualifications should be aware that most CIT courses require evidence of ability in Maths. The minimum requirement is usually Leaving Certificate Ordinary Level Maths grade D3, or a QQI Level 5 module in Maths. Other institutions may also have Maths requirements for various courses.
Any student who has:

  • LCA
  • Foundation Maths
  • Failed Maths
  • No documentary evidence of Maths ability

Can avail of an extra class in the college to prepare for a QQI Maths module. There will be a small fee, approximately 130 euro.
Students with a school leaving exam from another country which includes Maths may wish to check with Admissions Departments if their qualifications are acceptable. If not, they may also need to do Maths as an extra module in order to progress to a degree course in 2017.