Why take this Course?
Designed for those who wish to enter the field of Business as a career professional and avail of opportunities in multinational, financial, accounting or any public or private organisation.
You will develop the necessary personal and professional competences required to work across a range of roles central to the modern business world. It will provide you with the opportunity to explore and understand key business functions, with a strong focus on finance and IT elements of Business.
You will learn and develop into a highly capable professional, with the skills, knowledge and competence required to compete successfully in the global business environment.
What will I Experience?
An environment where you can develop yourself into a highly capable professional, with the skills, knowledge and competence required to compete successfully in the global business environment.
You will enjoy a quality educational experience with professional lecturers in modern classrooms with full multi-media facilities.
You will be part of a diverse, student-centered, learning environment where you will benefit from the guidance of mentors, lecturers and staff, allowing you to develop and shape you own professional career path.
Access to the programme is through the CAO or DIRECT with Dorset College Admissions Office.
CAO applicants must meet the basic matriculation requirements of a minimum of 5, O6/H7 grades, including Mathematics and a Language.
FET applicants must hold a QQI level 5 Major Award.
International applicants, who have not applied for access to this programme through the CAO, must furnish an equivalent qualification that is certified by NARIC Ireland.
For mature applicants (i.e. age 23 and older), applications will be individually assessed in order to determine suitability through Dorset College’s ‘Recognition of Prior Learning’ policy.
Assessment & Award
The Bachelor of Business is a three-year Level 7 qualification awarded by Quality & Qualifications Ireland (QQI).
A combination of module appropriate assessment methods will facilitate the assessment of learning outcomes on the course including group work, examinations, presentations and business reports.
QQI Bachelor of Business Level 7
Total Credits: 180 ECTS
Protection of Enrolled Learners
Dorset College has arrangements in place to ensure the Protection of Enrolled Learners (PEL) in the event of a cessation of programmes by the college.
Maximise your career potential as you grow in confidence learning about business and management in a student-centered learning environment.
Graduates who gain this award may progress to the one-year Bachelor of Business in International Business at Dorset College or to a similar degree at other higher education providers. The programme will provide a strong base from which to pursue a career and/or further study in accountancy, finance, marketing and general business.