Business Department

Human Resource Management

Business Studies 5M2102

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The following modules are subject to change due to availability and demand:

  •  Human Resources
  • Behavioural Studies
  • Marketing Practice
  • Business Administration
  • Communication
  • Business Law
  • Customer Service
  • Mathematics
  • Work Experience
  • Word Processing

WHAT IS Human Resource Management?

There are many areas within the wide reaching sector of Business, including
Marketing, Business Administration and Human Resource Management and many
more. Many large companies have a Human Resources department while smaller
companies can have one or two trained staff members who look after HR issues such as
recruitment, staff training, labour law, and other general Industrial Relations issues. This
one-year course is aimed at students who wish to develop their knowledge of Human
Resource Management and offers an ideal entry level to both higher education training
and employment. Students will also study many other general business areas, which
allows for general business progression after the course also. After further study,
the course can lead to opportunities in HR departments across a wide range of public
and private sector organisations. 


  • QQI Level 5 in Business 5M2102


Graduates from this course can access many university and college degrees
throughout the country. There are places available to students NCI, TU
Dublin and DBD directly on Human Resource Management degrees.
Students may also progress to Business and Marketing degrees among others
within universities such as Maynooth, DCU and UCD and in Technological
Universities throughout the country.
Students can progress to work in areas such as human resources or marketing
with in small and large companies at entry level or assistant levels. With
the Business element to this course, students can progress to work as
administrators within an and in other types of offices.


  • 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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