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Ballyfermot College of Further Education

Ballyfermot College of Further Education


 

Business Studies


Course Code:  5M2102 BSC
Award Code(s):  5M2102
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
This course in Business Studies gives the student a solid foundation in the academic, practical and personal skills required for a career in the business area and also facilitates progression to further study.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.

Bookkeeping Manual and Computerised
Business Administration Skills
Human Resources Management
Communications
Marketing Practice
Mathematics
Spreadsheet Methods
Word Processing
Work Experience.

 

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Progression Routes

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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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