Tel: +353 (0)66 7121741 | Fax: +353 (0)66 7129200

Business Studies

Course Description

This QQI Level 5 programme is designed to give a clearly structured business education that provides a solid foundation for success in a business career.  The course provides a strong grounding in fundamental business concepts, ideas, practices and methodologies.  It features a rich learning environment that involves students in comprehensive and critical analysis of business organisations, functions and management techniques.

Course Duration

One Year

Course Content

Year 1

  • Accounting (Manual and Computerised)
  • Business Administration
  • Bookkeeping
    (Manual and Computerised)
  • Business Law
  • Communications
  • Spreadsheet Methods
  • Mathematics
  • Marketing Practice
  • Word Processing
  • Work Experience

Awarding Body

QQI - Quality and Qualifications Ireland

Entry Requirements

Leaving Certificate, LCVP, LCA or a Level 4.  Mature students are very welcome.  Access to this programme will be decided by interview. 

Work Experience

Work Experience is a core element of this programme providing an opportunity to put skills developed on the programme into use in a real working environment.  This allows students to create links with employers. 

Career Opportunities

Graduates may progress to related Level 6 programmes at KCFE. 

Graduates of this course are eligible to apply through CAO and or the Higher Education Links Scheme for entry to year one of a range of higher certificate and degree programmes at Institutes of Technologies and Universities (please check with the particular  institution regarding local eligibility requirements) 

This course provides students with an excellent qualification in Business and will provide opportunities to work in diverse areas such as Finance, Marketing, Retail and I.T.  The knowledge and skills gained by students make them an attractive proposition for any employer. 

Course Fees

Registration fee is €150. Government Levy €200 - exemptions with valid medical card or evidence that you qualify for Maintenance Grant/Back to Education Allowance. Details of any other fees available on request from college office.

Certification

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Business Studies (5M2102)

Maintenance Grants

Applications To: Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI) a unit of City of Dublin VEC through http://www.studentfinance.ie

Enquiries & Applications

For enquiries and applications please refer to contact methods above or click the apply button below.

© 2017 MIT Education Solutions.  All rights reserved. Site Admin