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BBs (Hons) in Business

Course Code: LC320


Level

8

Duration

4 Years

Department

Business & Financial Services


CAO Points

346

Course Type

Undergraduate - CAO

Location

Limerick

Our Honours Degree in Business provides students with the depth and breadth of knowledge and skills to work effectively at operational and management level within a business environment in the public or private sector or as a self-employed individual. 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 2 H5 & 4 O6/H7 grades in six Leaving Certificate subjects, including Mathematics and English or 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)

 

Year 4

Supply Chain Strategy
Research Project
Strategic Management Concepts
Strategic Management Practice
Strategic Marketing Concept
Digital & Contemporary Marketing Practice
Marketing Research Practice (E)
Marketing Analytics (E)
Principles of Financial Management
Corporate Financial Management
Strategic Information Systems Planning
Commercial & Company Law
Language & Culture(E)

 

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

Are there opportunities for further study?

Graduates of this course have the option to continue their studies by progressing on to a postgraduate research or taught course.

What are the career prospects?

Employment opportunities for graduates include: Human Resources, Sales, Marketing, Management, Teaching (subject to postgraduate study), Accountancy, Banking and Financial Services.