Lifelong Learning Festival Limerick

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival is returning for its 7th year. Free events will be held across Limerick City and County, including at our own Griffith College Limerick. We're delighted to announce three free events, which fall under the festival's theme of 'Communities, Connecting, Learning'. 

Understanding the CAO & new Leaving Certificate points system

When? April 3rd 2017 17:30 – 18:30

Join the Griffith College CAO and School Liaison officers to get an insight into the CAO application and new 2017 Leaving Cert points system. Griffith College will provide you with a CAO 2017 toolkit which will include:

  • Top tips for choosing your courses
  • Easy to follow guide to understanding the new 2017 points system
  • Key CAO dates
  • Helpful sources and honest advice
  • Results of our CAO 2016 survey - advice from last year’s applicants

This is open to both students and parents

Social Media Marketing for your Business in 2017

When? April 5th 2017 17:30 – 18:30

Griffith College Limerick are leading providers in Digital Marketing and invite you to attend our lecture, ‘An introduction to Social Media Marketing for your Business in 2017’. This lecture will be delivered by Specialist lecturer and PhD researcher Jamie Meehan and Mr. Peter Hunt, Entrepreneur and Freelance Marketer.

Teen Safe - Online Safety & Reputation by Child Watch

When? April 6th  2017 18:00 – 19:30

This workshop on internet safety is aimed at Educational staff and parents of secondary school students. Teen Safe from Child Watch is a unique digital education experience based on case studies from research that Child Watch has been involved in. 

Our second level student, staff and parent material covers:  

  • Psychology of the internet   
  • Internet and app's    
  • Searching online 
  • How you appear online - images and text    
  • Online harassment    
  • Designing YOU online