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DT324
Business Management

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Certificates at this level are typically awarded for two years of full-time study after the leaving certificate or equivalent. Skills developed are mostly technical and vocationally specific, i.e. are focused on a specific career sector. National apprenticeships programmes are included in thhis level.

Awards at this level recognised by the National Framework of Qualifications may lead to 3rd level progression opportunities.

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Qualifications at this level prepare for occupations that involve using the skills and knowledge learned alongside existing workers in 'real world' environments.  Examples include restaurant managers, electricians, engineering technicians, legal secretaries, hairdressers, and web developers.

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2 Years
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This two-year higher certificate programme introduces students to the fundamentals of business management and familiarises them with the factors at work in managing a modern complex business.

This overall objective of this programme is to contribute positively to the professionalism and competency of Irish management at a junior/ trainee level. It aims to provide a programme of education that is theoretically robust and practical in its application to business management. It provides students with an understanding of the principles and practices of business management and related disciplines. It also provides students with an overview of the main functional areas in business enterprises and an understanding of how each element contributes to the overall performance.

Students who have reached the appropriate level in final examinations and meet certain subject prerequisites may have the opportunity to access honours degree programmes at the year 2 or 3 level in DIT or elsewhere in Higher Education.


 
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DT324 - Business Management
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DT324 - Business Management
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PLC courses leading to the following QQI Major Awards may be used for entry into this course.

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Old Code New Code Award Title
BBSXX  5M2102  Business Studies
BBSSX  5M1997  Office Administration
BBSAX  5M2468  Business Administration
BBSIT  5M2111  International Trade
BEBXX  5M0828  eBusiness
BMXXX  5M2069  Marketing
BROXX  5M2105  Retail Practice

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It is envisaged that graduates of the programme will enter the job market as junior or trainee managers in any business organisation.




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