To give participants a firm foundation in Business improving employment opportunities, enabling an immediate improved contribution to one’s place of employment and facilitating access to level 7 and 8 qualifications in Business, Management and Accounting.
Course fee: €185 per 5 credit module (inc. exam fees)
Year 1 and 2:
Trimester 1: Four modules over two evenings per week, 6pm – 10pm
Trimester 2: Six modules over three evenings per week, 6pm – 10pm
Trimester 3: Two modules over two evenings per week, 6pm – 10pm
The complete course will extend over two years. Modules will be taught on a trimesterised basis. Official examinations will be held at the end of each term. Certification for the course is through the ACCS Scheme.
The ACCS scheme (Accumulation of Credits and Certification of Subjects) is a specially designed system for part-time students. It allows students to study one or more subjects at a time and obtain credit for each subject passed. Students who accumulate the appropriate number of modules qualify for the award of Higher Certificate.
To give participants a firm foundation in Business studies in order to give them a better opportunity to gain employment, or to enable them make an immediate contribution in their place of employment. Successful completion of the course will afford students the opportunity of progressing to a Bachelor Degree or other courses.
Higher Certificate in Business (Level 6 on the National Framework of Qualifications)
Successful graduates can progress to final year of the level 7 Bachelor of Business in Management and then to the Level 8 Bachelor of Business (Honours) or the Level 8 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting.
View further details of these programme options as follows:
More information on semesterisation and modularisation is available here