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Business Administration

Course Code(s):  5M2468 BAXX
QQI Award Code:  5M2468 Business Administration
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Limerick College of Further Education

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Course overview

Course Code 5M2468 BAXX
QQI Award Code 5M2468 Business Administration
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This 1 year, full time programme covers a wide range of business, accounts, legal, marketing, numeric and IT skills, resulting in a valuable qualification in Business Studies/ Administration. Programme participants take a broad range of Business Administration modules, combined with Information Technology and Accounts.

What will you Study?

Business Administration Skills 5N1610
Bookkeeping/Payroll Manual and Computerised 5N1546
Communications 5N0690
Word Processing 5N1358
Spreadsheet Methods 5N1977
Human Resource Management
Financial Services
Work Experience 5N1356
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

Progression to CAO Courses

Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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Old FETAC Code New QQI Code
BBSAX 5M2468

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