Business And Finance

Course Description

14878 - LEVEL 5 BUSINESS STUDIES AWARD (5M2102) ONE YEAR

This programme will prepare students to obtain employment in the Financial Services Industry or for progression to relevant programmes at third level through the Higher Education Links Scheme.

Course Content

  • Accounting – Manual and Computerised
  • Business Administration
  • Communications
  • Applied Economics
  • Legal Practice and Procedures
  • Marketing Practice
  • Spreadsheet Methods
  • Word Processing
  • Work Experience

Please note that the combination of components outlined above may be subject to revision.

Certification

QQI Business Studies Award:5M2102

Progression / Employment

Students will acquire the skills necessary to take up employment in the general business and/or Financial Industry sectors. Many of our students who have completed this programme have gone on to work for some of the major banking and insurance companies. Students achieving a full award are eligible to apply to Third Level Colleges through the Higher Education Links Scheme. Students have progressed from this programme to Institute of Technology in Dublin, Blanchardstown, Tallaght, Dundalk and NCI.  Links to third level from Business 5M2102

Entry Requirements

Leaving Certificate, five passes including Ordinary Level Mathematics and English. All entry is subject to interview.