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Business & Humanities

Welcome to the Faculty of Business & Humanities

The Faculty of Business & Humanities is an innovative, dynamic and quality driven Faculty within the Technological University of the Shannon. The Faculty thrives on offering its students the relevant supports, skills and competencies to equip them to deal with the challenges they will encounter in the workplace of their chosen discipline area.

The Faculty offers courses leading to qualifications at Level 6 (Higher Certificate), at Level 7 (Degree) add-on, at Level 8 (Honours Degree) (add-on and ab-initio) and at Level 9 (Taught and by Research). A number of programmes delivered by the Faculty have recognition from professional bodies. Such recognition offers accreditation to graduates on completion of the respective courses or enable graduates to claim significant exemptions from the examinations of the professional bodies.

All courses in the Faculty of Business & Humanities provide a blend of theoretical knowledge and practical skills development facilitated through active learning approaches. This is achieved through the combination of formal lectures, tutorials, group projects, presentations, case studies, educational visits, problem-based learning, work placements, stimulation activities and the use of highly regarded speakers from the professions and industry.

Dean of Faculty
Mr. Donnacha McNamara

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P - 061 293857

The Faculty has over 2,400 students and is organised into four academic departments:

• Department of Business and Financial Services

• Department of Marketing, Enterprise and Digital Communications

• Department of Sports and Early Childhood Studies

• Department of Hospitality, Tourism and Wellness

Click the links below to find out more about a department that interests you!