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Dunboyne College of Further Education

Dunboyne College of Further Education


 

Business, Tourism & Public Relations


Code:  5M5011
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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What is Tourism with Business?

This one year course is an ideal entry level qualification for all aspects of the growing tourism sector in Ireland. This Tourism Programme has been designed to enable students to gain a broad understanding of the operations of the tourism industry and to facilitate their integration into the workplace or into further education and training.

It also allows students to appreciate the opportunities presented by the web and e-business to successfully market products and services. This course also gives students an opportunity to study the area of tourism and travel both from the technology skills required and from the tourist industry perspective.

This qualification can be used to progress to certificate and degree programmes in IT colleges or universities particularly in business faculties. This course is also suitable for people who want to pursue public relations or start their own business.

Career Opportunities:

Graduates may pursue a diploma or degree in many IT colleges around the country or, alternatively, may seek immediate employment in a range of tourist or other marketing concerns. The Tourism and Business option will allow students to progress to colleges like DIT, IT Tallaght or Shannon to pursue travel and tourism options.


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Sample Careers...
If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
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Manager - General   Management Associate  
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Charity Officer   Company Secretary  
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Business Adviser   Managing Director  
Industrial Relations Officer   Financial Trader  
Hotel - General Manager   Operations Research Analyst  
Human Resources Business Partner / HRBP   HR Director - Human Resources  
Hospitality Management   Human Resources / Personnel Manager  
Equality Officer   Staff Relations Official  
Personnel Officer   Personnel Manager   
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Information Systems Manager   Big Data Specialists  
Data Analyst   Computer Systems Analyst  
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist   Data Change Agent  
Front Office Junior Manager   Bi-lingual / Multi-lingual Secretary  
Personal Assistant   Archivist  
Payroll Manager   Secretary  
Letting Agent / Landlord   Wedding Planner  
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Department Manager   Retail Manager  
Call Centre Manager   Area Sales Manager  
Buyer / Purchasing Officer   Distribution Manager  
Taxation Consultant   Accountant  
Accounts Assistant   Management Accountant  

Related Career Sectors...
This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Business Organisation & Business Management
Clerical & Administration
Tourism & Hospitality
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Progression Routes

(Higher Education Links Scheme)

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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5M5011