Business Department

Pre-University Business

Business Studies 5M2102

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Optional Year 2

QQI Level 6 Available

    Major award in eBusiness available

    COURSE CONTENT

    The following modules will be offered in 2022, subject to change due to availability and demand:

     

    • Marketing Practice
    • Communications
    • Accounting (Manual and Computerised)
    • Business Administration Skills
    • Work Experience
    • Word Processing
    • Applied Economics
    • Mathematics
    • Taxation
    • Safety and Health at Work
    • Financial Services
    • Spreadsheet Methods
    • Start your Own Business
    • Language option
    • Project Management
    • Estate Agency Practice
    • E-Business Studies
    • Behavioural Studies
    • Web Authoring
    • The Internet

    WHAT IS PRE-UNIVERSITY BUSINESS?

    This one-year course prepares participants for entrance into law and arts programmes in Irish universities and colleges. It also prepares students to work both in a legal environment in Ireland and abroad as well as in the legal departments of the business world. This law course option is available with additional modules in Business Administration, Applied Economics and Accounting Manual and Computerised. This course will also help those who want to study legal, business or combination courses in ITs or universities.

     

    CERTIFICATION

    • QQI Level 5 in Business Studies 5M2102
    • QQI Level 5 Business Administration 5M2468 
    • QQI Level 5 eBusiness 5M0828
    • QQI Level 5 Marketing 5M2069

    CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

    Graduates may pursue a degree in many Universities or IT Colleges around the country or, alternatively, may seek immediate employment in a range of business or marketing concerns. There is now a large range of certificates, ordinary and honours degree courses available to graduates on the newly expanded QQI Links Programme. The Pre-University Business option will allow students to progress to third level colleges and universities like Maynooth University, Athlone IT, TU Dublin -Blanchardstown/City Campus/ Tallaght, DCU, Dundalk Institute of Technology. Business graduates can also access the over 175 places in First Arts in Maynooth University

    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

    • Leaving Cert or LCA
    • Mature students of all backgrounds
    • Other equivalent qualification

    All applicants will be interviewed regardless of previous qualifications.

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    EXAMPLES OF HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRESSION:

    DCU: DC111 Business (Level 8, 3-4 Years)

    Maynooth: MH404 Business (Level 8, 3-4 Years)

    TU Dublin – City Campus: TU903 Business and Management (Level 8, 4 Years)

    TU Dublin – Blanchardstown: TU902 Business (Level 8, 4 Years)

    Maynooth: MH101 Arts (Level 8, 4 Years)

    COURSE FEES

    Course fees of €200 are to be paid before registration and include course materials, examination fees and a €30 non-refundable deposit.

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