Course Description

BA (Hons) in Business Studies – HRM stream

Griffith College Limerick

This honours degree programme will help students to appreciate fully the vital business roles played by finance, accounting, marketing, human resource management and information technology. In addition, graduates will be shown how the ever-changing business environment is influenced by political, legal, economic, social and technological factors on both a national and international scale. In first year, students take subjects that are common to the first year of the BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance. This model gives students the flexibility to adjust their degree choice, if necessary, after year one.

The purpose of the course is to give students the business skills that are in demand by companies today. In a complex and dynamic environment they will be able to identify changes in business requirements, and have the confidence to develop and implement new procedures to satisfy them. Students will be able to recognise the key characteristics governing a particular company and then identify the factors that are critical to its success. The course syllabus, developed by Griffith College and validated by QQI, reflects the multiple requirements of todays business world. The participation and support of full-time and external lecturing staff, from a wide range of industries, has made a vital contribution to the degrees content.

Limerick City, Limerick, Ireland
College Name Griffith College Limerick
Course Category Business, Business Studies
Course Type Classroom Based
Course Qualification Honours Bachelor Degree
Course Location Limerick City, Limerick, Ireland
Course Fee EUR 2900
Course Duration 3 years part-time
Awarding Body QQI
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate2 H5 and 4 O6/H7 grades, to include a language (English, Irish or another language) and Maths.English Language If English is not your native language, you must show that your English level is of a suitable standard. For further information please contact a member of the Admissions Team.pplicants under 23 yearsApplicants under 23 years of age on 1st of January, 2018 must apply through the CAO system Please consult the CAO website for information on important dates for 2018 applications.Mature Students Applicants over 23 years of age on 1st January 2018 must apply to Griffith College directly online using the Apply Online facility on the website homepage. Mature applicants will be asked for a copy of their passport.
Career Path The varied and in-depth content of these courses means that graduate prospects and opportunities are virtually endless. Electives/Specialisations in the final year are a platform on which a career in this area can commence. Specialisations could include management, HRM, finance or marketing.
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Griffith College Limerick

Griffith College Limerick Campus O’Connell Avenue, Limerick City, Ireland, Limerick, Republic of Ireland

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