Legal and Medical Secretary Level 5

Price: TBA
Duration: 1 Year
Further Education and PLC
Academic year Sept 2019 - May 2020

Course description

What Is Legal And Medical Secretary?

This one-year business course is designed for students who are interested
in pursuing a career in administration and reception. Opportunities
arise in a wide variety of different office environments including legal,
medical, and civil service, commercial and educational. Modules such as
text production, reception, information and administration etc. provide
graduates with essential skills required by busy office environments. This
course also provides an excellent foundation for those wishing to pursue
degree programmes in institutes of technology and universities or to
obtain a place on level 6 business programmes.

Course Content
The following modules will be offered in 2019 subject to availability and
• Information and Administration • Communications
• Reception and Frontline Office Skills • Work Experience
• Text Production • Spreadsheet Methods
• Medical Terminology • Word Processing
• Legal Practice and Procedures • Safety and Health at Work
• Customer Service • Retail Selling

QQI Level 5 in Office Administration 5M1997

Career Opportunities
This course enables graduates to take up employment in any business
sector, including legal, medical, commercial, financial and educational
offices. Graduates may also progress to QQI Level 6 or advance to degree
programmes in DIT, Maynooth University, Athlone IT, Blanchardstown
IT, NUIG (Shannon), Marino Institute of Education, American College,
Dun Laoghaire IADT, as well as a whole range of courses in IT colleges
around the country.

Higher Education Progression
Dundalk IT: DK615 Front Office Management and Business
Administration (Level 6, 2 Years)
Maynooth: MH101 Arts with Business (Level 8, 3 Years)
DBS: DB583 Legal and Business Studies (Level 7, 3 Years)
NUIG: GY261 Business Studies in International Hotel Management
(Shannon) (Level 8, 4 Years)

Entry Requirements
Leaving Cert or LCA • Mature students of all backgrounds • Other
equivalent qualification • All applicants will be interviewed regardless
of previous qualifications • Apply directly at

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