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The Social person's interests focus on interacting with the people in their environment. In all cases, the Social person enjoys the personal contact with other people in preference to the impersonal dealings with things, data and ideas found in other groups.

Many will seek out positions where there is direct contact with the public in some advisory role, whether a receptionist or a counsellor. Social people are motivated by an interest in different types of people and like diversity in their work environments. Many are drawn towards careers in the caring professions and social welfare area, whilst others prefer teaching and other 'informing' roles.

CAO (Higher Education)

Degree - Honours Bachelor

Business and Law

University College Dublin - UCD
University College Dublin - UCD
Course Code
DN610
Career Zone
Level
NFQ Type
Major
Duration
4 Years
Attendence
Full Time
CAO Points 2019 r2
521
Points Change

Course Summary

Law DN600
Law DN600
Business and Law DN610
Business and Law DN610

The BBL degree combines law and business in a single degree.  Students will be equipped with the analytical and advocacy skills that arise from legal training, combined with the numeracy and financial literacy of a business degree.

Students in fourth year may choose to specialise in either law or business.

Business modules are accredited by the AACSB (the principal American accreditation) and EQUIS (the leading European accreditation)

Course Details

College Link > DN610 - Business and Law

Colleges often have information about the course on their own website, along with other useful information relating to the college. (Note: Not always available)

Career Sectors

This course prepares you for working in the Career Sectors below. Follow the links to get a fuller understanding of the sectors you are preparing for.

Entry Requirements

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QQI FET/FETAC Links

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

Search for PLC Courses offering these awards
(Click on the Codes)

Note: Information for 2019 Entry
Old Code New Code Award Title
BEBXX 5M0828 eBusiness
BMXXX 5M2069 Marketing
ELESX 5M2073 Language and European Studies
BBSXX 5M2102 Business Studies
BBSIT 5M2111 International Trade
ECHSX 5M2154 Cultural and Heritage Studies
EASSX 5M2181 Applied Social Studies
EPJXX 5M2464 Journalism
BBSAX 5M2468 Business Administration
DCHCC 5M2786 Community Care
ECDXX 5M3050 Community Development
ELAXX 5M3114 General Studies
BLSXX 5M3789 Legal Studies
DCHSX 5M4468 Community Health Services
EYXXX 5M4732 Youth Work
5M5165 Trade Union Studies
DCXXX 6M2007 Early Childhood Care and Education
6M2218 Social and Vocational Integration
6M2263 Inclusive Education and Training
6M3115 Information, Advice and Advocacy
ECDEV 6M3674 Community Development
BMANX 6M4587 Management
BALBX 6M4985 Business
BAXXX 6M5013 Administration

Points Calculator for QQI Awards:
Details of the QQI scoring system and a points calculator can be found  HERE

The Student - Career Interests

This course is typically suited for people with the following Career Interests. If these interests do not describe you, this course may prepare you for work you may not find satisfying.

Enterprising

Enterprising people like situations that involve using resources for personal or corporate economic gain. Such people may have an opportunistic frame of mind, and are drawn to commerce, trade and making deals. Some pursue sales and marketing occupations. Many will eventually end up owning their own business, or in management roles in larger organisations. They tend to be very goal-oriented and work best when focused on a target. Some have an entrepreneurial inclination.

Administrative

Administrative people are interested in work that offers security and a sense of being part of a larger process. They may be at their most productive under supervisors who give clear guidelines and while performing routine tasks in a methodical and reliable way.

They tend to enjoy clerical and most forms of office work, where they perform essential administrative duties. They often form the backbone of large and small organisations alike. They may enjoy being in charge of office filing systems, and using computers and other office equipment to keep things running smoothly. They usually like routine work hours and prefer comfortable indoor workplaces.

Career Progression

BBL students may apply to spend a semester of their third year studying abroad in a partner university.

BBL graduates may go on to qualify as solicitors or barristers and work in legal practices in Ireland or abroad.  Graduates also pursue careers in:

- Accountancy
- Finance
- Tax Consultancy
- Corporate Banking
- Business analysis

Further Research

Qualifax
Qualifax Course Page

Qualifax is the National Learners Database. (Note: Link not always available)

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Anna Holohan , Tax Manager
Anna Holohan , Tax Manager

Anna Holohan works in the Corporate Tax department of Deloitte as a Tax Trainee. She holds a Business and Law Degree from UCD, along with a Masters of Accounting from UCD Smurfit. Within her role, she is responsible, among other things, for the corporation tax compliance for a portfolio of clients.