Higher Certificate in Business (Year 1)
Gain the business skills and knowledge for a career in industry, commerce or the public sector.
This programme delivers business knowledge and skills which form the basis for a career in industry, commerce or the public service. You will gain an understanding of the functional areas of business and of the factors which influence business success. On graduation, you should be able to use your knowledge and skills to solve technical and human problems in a business/commercial context. You will also learn how effective interpersonal relations at work contribute to the public image of an organisation and to its progress.
"Financial Accounting A Computer Applications Economics Learning and Development for Higher Education Marketing Financial Accounting B Business Mathematics Business Management Entrepreneurial Skills"
"Mature applicants (i.e over 23 years) or Leaving Certificate Grade O6 at ordinary level in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate. Two of these subjects must be Mathematics and a language (English or Irish) or QQI Level 5 Full award with a minimum of eight modules. or Recognition of Prior Learning (APL/APEL)"
"Progression from the Higher Certificate in Business Studies Year 1 is on to the Higher Certificate in Business Studies Year 2. On successful completion, students are eligible to apply to the Level 7 Bachelor of Business Studies. On successful completion, students are eligible to apply and progress to the Level 8 Bachelor of Business Studies. On successful completion, students are eligible to apply and progress to a Level 9 Postgraduate Diploma in various disciplines or Masters of Business Studies in Research."