QQI Level 5 – 5M2102
This course provides a general education in the Business Studies area, together with a specialised knowledge of Finance and IT applications.
Specific Entry Requirements
Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied
Exemptions granted to mature applicants
Entry may be subject to interview
This is a one year course running from September to May timetabled over 3 or 4 days dependent on student choices.
All students must choose a minimum of 2 from: accounting & book keeping and marketing practice and then choose a minimum of 3 from word processing, spreadsheet methods, desk top publishing, database methods, customer service and payroll. All students study communications and work experience. A total of 8 subjects must be chosen.
QQI Level 5 Award in Business Studies
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Expert or Master Level (optional, registration/exam fees payable)
Successful candidates may pursue careers at Clerical/Administration levels in Finance or Marketing Departments of medium/large sized organisations or eligible graduates may progress to QQI Level 6