This two year programme will provide you with the general business skills you need to get a job out there in the marketplace. During the course our lecturers will give you a thorough understanding of the public sector and private business. When you have completed your studies you will be superbly equipped to apply for a job or further study.
During the course we will introduce you to the core functions of business management, including accounting, management, marketing, entrepreneurship, human resource management, information technology and SME (small and medium enterprise) development.
We use a wide range of in-class practical-based exercises. You will learn theoretical and practical skills through individual and group projects. The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, tutorials, problem-based learning and computer laboratory sessions.
Entry requirements for CAO courses at IT Sligo are available for download below:
Higher Certificate (Level 6) students can progress to the Ordinary Degree (Level 7) add on in Business and later on to the Bachelor of Business (Hons) Level 8 Add on Degree at IT Sligo or in other Higher Education Institutions.
Graduates can continue their studies to postgraduate masters or PhD levels within IT Sligo or further afield.
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You can use this programmes as part of the ladder system to progress to an honours degree, Students who come through the ladder system end up with the exact same degree as those who start on the level 8 programme and the the duration is the same.
[E] = Elective Module. Modules subject to availability.