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Business Studies

Course Code: BSC

Duration: 1 Year

OVERVIEW

This course in Business Studies gives the student a solid foundation in the academic, practical and personal skills required for a career in the business area and also facilitates progression to further study.

COURSE CONTENT

  • Bookkeeping Manual and Computerised
  • Business Administration Skills
  • Customer Service
  • Communications
  • Marketing Practice
  • Mathematics
  • Spreadsheet Methods
  • Word Processing
  • Work Experience

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Five O6/H7 in Leaving Certificate / LCVP including Maths and English or a merit in Leaving Certificate Applied or QQI Level 4 Certificate. The academic entry requirements may be waived for mature applicants (21+).

CERTIFICATION

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Business Studies 5M2102

PROGRESSION

Graduates may progress to courses in Higher Education Institutions on a competitive basis through the new QQI Common Awards System (CAS). For information on the scheme see Higher Education Links Scheme.

Graduates with a merit profile may apply for entry to BTEC Higher National Diploma Courses in BCFE. Suitable Level 5 courses include:

 

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