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BBs in Business

Course Code: LC605


Level

07

Duration

3 Years

Department

Business & Financial Services


CAO Points

New for 2020

Course Type

Undergraduate - CAO

Location

Ennis

This course educates students in a broad range of business principles and functions, providing a solid understanding of the modern business world. Coupled with an opportunity to undertake a work placement at the end of second year means that, on graduation, our students are equipped with the necessary core knowledge and skills to contribute immediately and effectively to any organisation.

What are the entry requirements?

Leaving Certificate

A minimum of 5 O6/H7 grades in Leaving Certificate subjects, including Mathematics and English/Irish.

Mature Applicants

Candidates applying as mature applicants may be required to attend an interview and may be requested to take an aptitude test to prove their suitability for a place on this programme.

Who can I contact?

What modules will I study?

Year 1

Management Principles, Organisational Studies, Marketing Principles, Marketing Practice, Business Maths, Business Statistics, Fundamental Accounting, Accounting Principles, Communication Methods, Business Applications, Interpersonal Communication (E), Work & Society (E), Language & Culture (E).

Year 2

Integrated Marketing Communications, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Project Management, Human Resources Management, Buyer Behaviour (E), Business Law, Accounting for Costs, Accounting for Management Control (E), Management Information Systems, Professional & Personal Development & Career Planning, Language & Culture (E), Work Placement.

Year 3

Entrepreneurship, Venture Management, Selling & Relationship Management, International Business, Business Applications II, Operations Management, Organisational Behaviour, Services Marketing, Brand Management (E), Principles of Taxation, Company Financial Reporting (E), e-Commerce, Language & Culture (E).

(E) Denotes elective module. * The offering of electives is subject to available resources and minimum numbers.

Are there opportunities for further study?

On successful completion of the programme, graduates can progress to the Level 8 honours degree in Business at LIT.               

What are the career prospects?

Positions that graduates can work in include:                                   

  • Human Resources
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Teaching (subject to postgraduate study)
  • Accountancy
  • Banking & Financial Services