QQI (FETAC) Level 5 Business Studies



This programme is specifically designed to develop practical administration and office skills, essential tools in the modern business world.  The course has a practical focus with an emphasis on preparing graduates for further education and/or employment.  The range of subjects covered ensures foundation knowledge in the traditional core subject areas and practical application of office and administration principles.

Career Opportunities

Graduates from this course have taken up various clerical, book-keeping, administrator, office support and customer service positions in the following areas amongst many others: Commercial Banking, Health-care Administration, Local Government, retail Sales, Telecommunications, Accountancy, Taxation, Insurance, Marketing, Human resources and Tourism and services Industry.


To obtain a full QQI (Fetac) Level 5 Business Studies Award a learner must be successful in 8 components.


Components on course

Work Experience
Communications
Payroll Manual & Computerised
Spreadsheets
Database
Word Processing
Business Administration Skills
Accounting - Manual and Computerised
The Internet