Business / Gnó

2020 CAO Points: 270

Minimum Number of





Minimum Grade in


English OR Irish

O6/H7/F2 or higher


Applications from QQI Level 5 and 6 are welcome. Further details at

Mature applicants (23+) are welcome. Further details at

Programme Description: In this four-year programme, you’ll develop a strong foundation in the key aspects of business and gain deep understanding of organisations, and how teams and individuals behave in organisational settings. The broad and varied range of subjects will provide you with the practical, work-ready skills you need to get a job in a variety of companies, including project management, customer service, marketing, human resource management and financial executive roles.

This blended programme consisting of assessments and exams will allow you to develop key skills for the workplace. It covers areas such as Accounting, Basic Economics, Leadership, Business Information Systems, Human Resource Management, Marketing, Business Law, Management, Business Psychology, and the Global Business Environment.

The final year will prepare you to assist prospective employers in strategy development in an organisational setting. 

Postgraduate Study: On graduation, you may continue to postgraduate study at TU Dublin or elsewhere. 

IT Requirements

Students on this course will be required to have a medium spec computer/laptop (i.e. able to run Win 10, an AV solution and Office comfortably. Be able to use Wi-fi and camera to attend online classes, use other software such as SPSS, Adobe Connect; e.g. Latitude 5510; Latitude 5410; 

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  • Risk Analyst
  • Marketing
  • Corporate Banking
  • Financial Services
  • Team Manager
  • Retail Management

Semester 1:

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


  • 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:

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


  • 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

You must select one elective, and the same language option in Semesters 1 and 2.


Semester 1:

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


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


Semester 2:

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


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

You must select one elective.

Semester 1:

  • Financial Management 1
  • Business Psychology and Behaviour 1
  • Operations Management
  • Business Systems Analysis
  • Global Business Environment


  • Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • French for Business 3a
  • German for Business 3a
  • Spanish for Business 3a
  • Selling and Sales Management


Semester 2:

  • Management Accounting: Cost Accumulation, Planning & Control
  • Business Psychology and Behaviour 2
  • Databases for Business
  • Diversity in the Workplace



  • Enterprise Development
  • French for Business 3b
  • German for Business 3b
  • Spanish for Business 3b
  • Modern Irish Economic and Business History

Semester 1:

  • Strategic Management 1
  • Financial Information Analysis
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Project Management


  • Business Research Methods
  • Digital and Contemporary Marketing Practice
  • Financial Reporting
  • French for Business 4a
  • German for Business 4a
  • Spanish for Business 4a
  • Business Ethics
  • Company Law


Semester 2:

  • Strategic Management 2
  • Financial Management 2
  • Strategic Management of Information Systems
  • Service Marketing Management



  • Supply Chain Management
  • Global Marketing
  • Auditing
  • French for Business 4b
  • German for Business 4b
  • Spanish for Business 4b
  • Business Project
  • Business Intelligence
  • Process Analysis
  • Managing Service Quality & Customer Relationships
  • Corporate Social Responsibility

You must select two electives. Language is not mandatory.

The electives listed are indicative since they depend on learner demand and resource availability, and may vary from year to year.

TU Code



Level 8


Bachelor of Business (Honours)


4 years

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