Business Administration / Gnó

Programme Title: Higher Certificate in Business

2020 CAO Points 180


*This course is open for Advanced Entry Applications Only. For entry to year 1 please go to TU670

 

Minimum Number of

Subjects

Higher

5

 

Minimum Grade in

Maths

English or Irish

O6/H7/F2 or higher

O6/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

This 2 year programme is broken into 4 semesters:

Year 1 includes a blend of the following modules, with 6 modules in each semester:

Principles of Business, Business Mathematics, Critical Skills Development, Financial Accounting, Data Technologies, Economics, Languages* and Law.

*Languages are electives

Year 2 includes a blend of the following modules, with 6 modules in each semester:

Human Resource Management, Electronic Commerce, Marketing, Law, Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Languages*

*Languages are electives

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

TU672

Level

6

Award

Higher Certificate in Business Administration

Duration

2 years

Number of Places

30 on each campus

Location

Blanchardstown, Tallaght

Fees

EU Fees

Non-EU Fees

Contact Us

School of Business & Humanities (Tallaght)

Contact Us

Marketing Team (Blanchardstown)

Progression Options - Blanchardstown

Blanchardstown Campus: On successful completion of Year 1, you may transfer to year 2 on the:
TU788 - Bachelor of Business in Accounting and Finance Level 7
TU772 - Bachelor of Business Level 7
TU933 - Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting and Finance Level 8
TU902 - Bachelor of Business (Honours) Level 8
On successful completion of Year 2, you may transfer to year 3 on the:
TU788 - Bachelor of Business Accounting and Finance Level 7
TU772 Bachelor of Business Level 7

Progression Options - Tallaght

On successful completion of Year 1, you may transfer to Year 2 of either:
TU788 - Bachelor of Business in Accounting and Finance Level 7.
TU787 - Bachelor of Business in Management; Bachelor of Business in International Business; Bachelor of Business in Marketing Level 7.
TU933 - Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting and Finance Level 8.
TU932 - Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Management; Bachelor of Business (Honours) in International Business; or Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Marketing Level 8.
On successful completion of the programme (2 years), you may progress to Year 3
TU787 - Bachelor of Business Degree in Management Level 7.
TU932 - Bachelor of Business Degree in Management Level 8.
Should your circumstances change, you can postpone your studies or continue them part-time in the evening.