Higher Diploma in Business PT

Course Overview

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Why take this course?

The Higher Diploma in Business is an 18 month part-time- programme which is aimed at developing the range of cross-enterprise skills required of modern competitive organisations.

The course is designed with strong industry input with a view to producing more efficient and effective employees. All modules assume no previous knowledge of the subject. This programme provides you with the fundamental skills to work in business, and will complement your existing degree. It also provides you with an opportunity for further postgraduate

What will I experience?

Semester 1; Sept 17 – Dec 17

Financial Accounting and Analysis, Economics for Business, Marketing Management

Semester 2; Jan 18 – May 18
Management and Strategy, Financial Management and Decision Making
Business Enterprise and Project Management

Semester 3; Sept 18 – Dec 18
Human Resource Management, Business Applications, Business Law

*Some Modules may be delivered online enabling participants to access learning in their own environment and time

Additional Information

Please note: Institute induction is on Saturday 23 September 2017 from 9.30am to 1.00pm. Attendance on that date is compulsory.

Enquiries; Maria Slevin

Tel: +353 (0)90 648 3050

Course Details

Course Fees:
€2800 - Full academic year €1400 - Half academic year Total - €4200
Course Duration:
18 Months
Course Commencement Date:

September 2017 - Tuesday and Thursday 6.00pm to 10.00pm

Friday 2.00pm to 10.00pm

Dept of Lifelong Learning
Minimum Entry Requirements:

Bachelor Degree (Level 7) or Bachelor Degree Honours (Level 8) in any non-business discipline is required.

Careers & Opportunities

Career Prospects

Once you graduate, you will gain an established and nationally recognised qualification that will equip you for employment in a wide range of business settings. The skills needed for modern organisations have changed significantly and this course will seek to address the modern skills needs in business management.

Here are some routes our graduates have been successful in gaining employment
in businesses both nationally and internationally:
Business development and consultancy
• Marketing
• Financial and risk analysis
• Operations management
• IT
• Innovation management
• Establishing new business start ups

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