Higher Certificate in Business Studies CW006
- NFQ LEVEL 6
- 2 Years
- Further Studies
- Career Prospects
- Entry Requirements
What is the Course about?
This course provides an academic qualification for anyone interested in a career in business and management. The Higher Certificate in Business equips students with a broad skill-base, ensuring graduates will have a wide range of career options. The programme provides students with a basic business foundation covering core subjects such as: financial accounting; economics; management; marketing and law.
- Graduates of this programme have a wide selection of business related Level 7 and Level 8 programmes to choose from at either the Wexford or Carlow campus.
- Strong emphasis on Information Technology and Digital Media.
What follow-on study opportunities are available?
Graduates of the certificate programme will be eligible to progress to Year 3 of the Bachelor of Business (Level 7 or Level 8) programmes (CW018/CW037) and can chose a speciality in Business or Digital Marketing at IT Carlow Wexford campus. Graduates will be eligible to progress to Year 3 of the Bachelor of Business (Honours) programme (CW908) at the Carlow campus and can choose a speciality from one of the following: Marketing (MKT) International Business (INT); Supply Chain Management (SCM); Accounting and Finance (FAC) or Management (BMT) or Human Resource Management (HRM). Graduates can also progress to Year 2 of the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Accounting (CW948).
What exemptions will I receive?-
What will I be able to do when I finish the course?
At certificate level, graduates will be qualified to work as: trainee manager; personal assistant; accounts assistant; customer services assistant; bank official; sales representative and other similar roles.
What are the minimum entry requirements?
- English or Irish O6/H7
- Mathematics at O6/H7
For Further Information ContactProgramme Director
BComm (Hons), HDE, MBA