Skip to content

Home arrow Links arrow Youth
Youth

www.volunteersligo.ie

www.youthworkireland.ie
www.nyci.ie   (National Youth Council of Ireland)
www.youthinformation.ie
www.youthportal.ie   (European Youth Web Portal)
www.dailnanog.ie   (Youth Parliament website)
www.youthdrama.ie   (Youth Drama website)
www.spunout.ie    (Supporting & Empowering Young People)
www.youthreach.ie
www.breffnifrc.com (Breffni Family Resource Centre)

 

A-Z of Resources for Young People.

Accommodation

  Careers

Computing

  • Computers – Posters, brochures and other resources
  • FreeDOS – FreeDOS is a free DOS-compatible operating system
  • Internet Safety – Ireland’s guidelines on how to use the Internet safely
  • Ipad Quick Reference Card – All you need to know to get your iPad working – PDF
  • Programming – Code.org is a non-profit dedicated to growing computer programming education

Courses

  • Arts – Studying Arts in UCD, TCD, NUIM and DCU – PDF
  • College Board USA – The place for search for courses in America
  • Compare National Qualifications – The interactive section allows you to compare national qualifications systems or frameworks of countries that have already related their national qualifications levels to the EQF
  • Course Research – A guide to help you do better research before you choose a course – PDF
  • Courses in Europe – Internet guide to finding courses in Europe – Web
  • EUNICAS – EUNiCAS is the European Universities Central Application Support Service.
  • LearnAbroad – Courses abroad – taught in English
  • Portal to Courses (at home and abroad) – The most actual and international course finder
  • Post Grad Ireland – Postgraduate courses
  • Qualifax – National Courses Database – the one stop shop for all courses in Ireland.
  • UCAS – Higher Education courses in UK

Curriculum Vitae

  • Curriculum Vitae on MyJob.ie – Good points on how to prepare your CV
  • CV Masterclass – I want to simplify the subject by keeping away from jargon and concentrating on what a CV is actually for.
  • CV Templates – The site has a number of examples that can be downloaded and edited in Word.
  • Europass – Opening doors to learning and working in Europe
  • Tips on producing a better CV – Think of your CV as your shop window – it must effectively display your experience, skills and qualities in a very short period of time.

Disability

  • Ahead – What considerations need to be made by students with disabilities before applying to college?
  • Ahead – How do students with disabilities apply to college?

Engineering

Health Issues

History

Irish Language

Jobs

  • Careers Services – Help with entrance exams
  • Education posts – Site for posts in all areas of Irish Education
  • ESRI – The ESRI produces research that contributes to understanding economic and social change in the new international context and that informs public policymaking and civil society in Ireland.
  • FAS – Training Agency
  • Going Global – World wide career and employment information
  • GradIreland – Graduate jobs and careers advice
  • Hireland – Hireland is asking Irish Buinesses to think differently – and to pledge a short or long term job now.
  • Irish Jobs Search Site – Job search site with lots of very useful material
  • JobBridge – JobBridge is a new National Internship Scheme
  • MOMENTUM – Education and training for unemployed
  • siliconrepublic – Site for jobs in IT sector

Labour Market

  • ESRI – The ESRI produces research that contributes to understanding economic and social change in the new international context and that informs public policymaking and civil society in Ireland.
  • Europass – Opening doors to learning and working in Europe
  • FAS – Training Agency
  • FAS – Employment by occupation – trends and outlook
  • Going Global – World wide career and employment information
  • Labour Market Information – Labour Market Information
  • NDRC- National Digital Research Centre – NDRC is an independent enterprise dedicated to accelerating research from idea to income

Leaving Cert Applied

Maths

  • DIT – Special Maths Entrance exams – Web
  • Funmaths – Maths resources covering all the advanced topics like algebra, trigonometry, calculus, statistics, geometry
  • Largest known prime number – Should be of interest to lovers of mathematics
  • Mathematical Association – American – Support material for students and teachers.
  • Maths Bonus Points – Important information for those doing Higher Maths in the Leaving Cert – PDF
  • Maths Careers – Where studying mathematics can lead you.
  • Maths Careers – Very informative material for both students and teachers
  • Maths is Fun – We offer mathematics in an enjoyable and easy-to-learn manner, because we believe that mathematics is fun.
  • Maths Tutor – Tutorial site for Project Maths
  • Maths tutorials – Online Maths tutorial for Leaving certs – web
  • Maths Worksheets – The Engineers Ireland STEPS team in partnership with industry and the NCE-MSTL to develop this series of worksheets outlining lesson plan ideas for teaching Junior Cert and Leaving Cert maths
  • Maths Worksheets – Maths worksheets for all educational levels
  • NUIG – Special Maths Entrance exams – Web
  • NUIM – Special Maths Entrance exams – Web
  • Positive Maths – Positive Maths is an online Maths tutorial service for second level students nationwide – Web
  • Project Maths – Free “Project Maths” resources for Higher & Ordinary Levels – Web
  • STEPS – Maths Tutorial – videos – Leaving Cert, Junior Cert and Applied.
  • STEPS – Register for Maths Tutorials – web
  • ThatsMaths – Blog site with loads of leads for the mathematician
  • themathstutor – Online tuition for project maths
  • UL – Special Maths Entrance exams – Web

Media

Online Tuition

Post Leaving Cert

Postgraduate

Scholarship / Bursary

  • RCSI – Kiran Pathak Pharmacy Scholarship – PDF

Science

Student Resources

  • A- Z Career list on FAS site – Large number of careers described here.
  • Accommodation at third level – Links to Accommodation pages on Irish Colleges sites
  • Arts – Studying Arts in UCD, TCD, NUIM and DCU – PDF
  • Busy Bodies – Adolescent Development
  • Career Directions – Career Directions is a careers matching program that provides you with career ideas and information, and lets you explore your own career options.
  • Career Word Game – Fun way to see what you know about an industry – Word
  • Cerego – The science of how to learn
  • Clevernotes – Online tuition
  • DATS – Handout to explain the various pieces of the DATS – PDF