Business / Gnó

Progamme Title: Higher Certificate in Business

Choice of Location Guaranteed, Blanchardstown or Tallaght

Minimum Number of

Subjects

Higher

5

 

Minimum Grade in

Maths

English or Irish

O6/H7/F2 or higher

Irish - F3 /06/H7

English - 06/H7

Applications from QQI Level 5 and 6 are welcome. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/qqi

Mature applicants (23+) are welcome. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/mature

This two-year course provides students with a strong foundation in the key aspects of business, producing a well-rounded graduate who can undertake a variety of business roles in an organisation. The broad and varied range of subjects offered provides graduates with the practical, work-ready skills they need to gain employment in a variety of companies, including project management, customer service, marketing, human resource management and financial roles. This blended learning programme will allow students to develop key skills for the workplace, including organisational skills, team building, conflict management and the broader skills to assist with professional ethical decision-making in a digital world.

This programme will include modules in the following specialisms: Principles of Business, Law & Marketing, Accounting, Human Resource Management and Information Systems. The flexibility offered within this programme allows you to choose an elective in year 1 and year 2 to develop your interests within the business environment. Elective modules will include International Business, European Languages (French/German/Spanish) and Accounting.

Work in a broad spectrum of roles or careers including:

  • Administration
  • Banking
  • Retail
  • Sales
  • Human Resource Administration
  • Marketing
  • Tourism

 

Semester 1 (Blanchardstown):

  • Accounting
  • Fundamentals of Economics: Micro Economics
  • Leading Modern Enterprises
  • Skills for Success in Higher Education
  • Business Mathematics & Statistics 1

Semester 1 Electives (Blanchardstown):

  • French PLC 1a
  • Spanish - Ab Initio 1a
  • Spanish PLC 1a
  • German - Ab Initio 1a
  • German PLC 1a
  • French ab initio 1a
  • Irish Culture and Society
  • Exploring Web Design
  • English for Academic Purposes 1

Semester 2 (Blanchardstown):

  • Fundamentals of Economics: Macro Economics
  • Exploring Modern Enterprises
  • Business Mathematics and Statistics 2
  • Business Information Systems

Semester 2 Electives (Blanchardstown):

  • French PLC 1b
  • Spanish – Ab Initio 1b
  • Spanish – PLC 1b
  • German – Ab Initio 1b
  • German – PLC 1b
  • French ab initio 1b
  • Applied Media Studies in Business
  • Skills for Problem Solving
  • English for Academic Purposes 2
  • Project Work Based Learning***

Special regulation:

*** Project work based learning module only available to learners in part-time mode under certain circumstances.

 

Semester 1 (Blanchardstown):

  • Financial Accounting
  • Human Resource Management 1
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Business Law

Semester 1 Electives (Blanchardstown):

  • French for Business 2a
  • Spanish for Business 2a
  • German for Business 2a
  • European Studies
  • English for Business Purposes 1

Semester 2 (Blanchardstown):

  • Information Management
  • Introduction to Management & Cost Accounting
  • Marketing Communications
  • Human Resource Management 2

Semester 2 Electives (Blanchardstown):

  • French for Business 2b
  • Spanish for Business 2b
  • German for Business 2b
  • Sustainable Business Practice
  • English for Business Purposes 2
  • Environmental Resource Management

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Blanchardstown Campus

On successful completion of Year 1, you may transfer to year 2 on the:

Level 7

(TU788) Bachelor of Business in Accounting and Finance

(TU772) Bachelor of Business

Level 8

(TU933) Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting and Finance;

(TU902) Bachelor of Business (Honours)

On successful completion of Year 2, you may transfer to year 3 on the:

Level 7

(TU788) Bachelor of Business Accounting and Finance or

(TU772) Bachelor of Business

 

Tallaght Campus

On successful completion of Year 1, you may transfer to Year 2 of either 

Level 7

(TU788) Bachelor of Business in Accounting and Finance;

(TU787) Bachelor of Business in Management; Bachelor of Business in International Business; Bachelor of Business in Marketing.

Level 8

(TU933) Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting and Finance;

(TU932) Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Management; Bachelor of Business (Honours) in International Business; or Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Marketing.

On successful completion of the programme (2 years), you may progress to Year 3 of (TU787)/(TU932) Bachelor of Business Degree in Management (Level 7 or Level 8).

 

Should your circumstances change, you can postpone your studies or continue them part-time in the evening.

TU Code

TU670

Level

6

Award

Higher Certificate

Duration

2 years

Number of Places

30 on each campus

Location

Blanchardstown, Tallaght

Fees

EU Fees

Non-EU Fees

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Progression Options Blanchardstown

On successful completion of Year 1 on Higher Certificate in Business you may progress to:
Year 2 of (TU670) Higher Certificate in Business
Year 2 of (TU772) Bachelor of Business (Level 7)
Year 2 of (TU902) Bachelor of Business (Honours) (Level 8)
Year 2 of (TU788) Bachelor of Business in Accounting and Finance (Level 7)
Year 2 of (TU933) Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting and Finance (Level 8)
On successful completion of Year 2 on Higher Certificate in Business you may progress to
Year 3 of (TU788) Bachelor of Business in Accounting and Finance (Level 7)
Year 3 of (TU772) Bachelor of Business (Level 7)

Progression Options Tallaght

On successful completion of Year 1 on Higher Certificate in Business you may progress to:
Year 2 of (TU670) Higher Certificate in Business
Year 2 of (TU788) Bachelor of Business in Accounting and Finance (Level 7)
Year 2 of (TU787) Bachelor of Business (Options: International Business, Management, Marketing) (Level 7)
Year 2 of (TU932) Bachelor of Business (Honours) (Options: International Business, Management, Marketing) (Level 8)
Year 2 of (TU933) Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting and Finance (Level 8)
On successful completion of Year 2 on Higher Certificate in Business you may progress to
Year 3 of (TU787) Bachelor of Business (Options: International Business, Management, Marketing) (Level 7)
Year 3 of (TU932) Bachelor of Business (Honours) (Options: International Business, Management, Marketing) (Level 8)