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 course provides students with a basic business foundation covering core subjects such as: Financial Accounting; Economics; Information Technology; Management; Marketing and Law.
- Graduates of this course have a wide selection of business related Level 7 and Level 8 courses 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 this certificate course will be eligible to progress to Year 3 of the Bachelor of Business (Level 7 or Level 8) course (CW018/CW037) and can choose a speciality in Business or Digital Marketing at Institute of Technology Carlow Wexford campus. Graduates will be eligible to progress to Year 3 of the Bachelor of Business (Honours) course (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); 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 are qualified to work as: trainee managers, personal assistants, accounts assistants, customer service assistants, bank officials, sales representitives and other similar roles.
What are the minimum entry requirements?
- English or Irish O6/H7
- Mathematics O6/H7
Communications & Customer Service
Financial Accounting 1
IT and Digital Media
Financial Accounting 2
For Further Information ContactProgramme Director
BComm (Hons), HDE, MBA