Bachelor of Business in Business Management SE414

  • NFQ Level 7
  • SE414
  • 214
  • 3 Years
  • Overview
  • Further Studies
  • Career Prospects
  • Entry Requirements
  • Subjects
  • Enquiries

What is this Course about?

Business touches almost every aspect of modern human society and careers in business are diverse and often highly paid.

Course Structure

In the Business Management option, Year 3 students will study specialist subjects in more detail, including: Business Research Methods; Organisational Behaviour; Operations Management; Business Finance and International Business. Additional specialist subjects can be chosen, depending on the student’s area of interest.

Is this Course for you?

If you are interested in getting a broad overview of the business environment and want to tailor a business degree to your own special requirements then this is the degree for you. With a wide variety of elective modules throughout the course, you can pursue your choice of specialisms.

Special Features:

  • Work Placement is an integral part of the course in Year 3.
  • Maximum flexibility enabling students to choose a speciality after Year 2.
  • Exit Awards: Higher Certificate in Business (NFQ Level 6) after Year 2.

What follow-on study opportunities are available?

Bachelor of Business graduates can progress into Year 4 of the Bachelor of Business (Honours).

What exemptions will I receive?




What will I be able to do when I finish the course?

Graduates will be equipped with the knowledge, skills and competencies demanded in a modern business environment. Career opportunities include: the creative world of advertising and design; the commercial world of sales and building market share; the technological side of web design, SEO & SEM, and the analytical use of data to devise successful marketing strategies.


What are the minimum entry requirements?

  • 5O6/H7
  • English or Irish at O6/H7
  • Mathematics at O6/H7


Year 1 (Level 7 & 8)

Semester 1

IT for Business
Financial Accounting
Quantitative Techniques

Semester 2

Financial Accounting
Quantitative Techniques

Year 2 (Level 7 & 8)

Semester 3

Business Law
Introduction to Marketing
Business Applications
Introduction to Human Resource Management

Semester 4

Management Accounting
Introduction to Supply Chain Management
Macroeconomy of Ireland
Contemporary Marketing Practice

Year 3 (Level 7 & 8)

Semester 5

Business Finance
Operational Management
Organisational Behaviour 1

Semester 6

Work Placement


For Further Information Contact

Programme Director
Rynagh Bookle
BBS (Hons) GDE MEd