1 Academic Year
Bachelor of Business (Honours) with International Business
(Full-time - Day)
Galway Business School offers a Bachelor of Business (Honours) with International Business course in the city of Galway, situated on the west coast of Ireland. The Bachelor of Business degree programme allows you to enhance your qualifications by topping up to a level 8 degree. This degree focuses on how organisations operate, what they perform, their styles of management and their business strategies.
The overall objective of the programme is to provide you with in-depth knowledge and expertise in international business. It provides students with the knowledge and skills required to manage and work in either local or multinational corporations, or more generally in the global context.
1 Academic Year
23rd September 2019
Quality and Qualifications Ireland
Full-time Day & Part-time Evening
National Framework of Qualifications Level 8
Continuous Assessment & Exam
IELTS Level 6.5 or equivalent
What sets us apart from other colleges are our small, interactive classes. This, coupled with our excellent links with local businesses, will provide you with an education rich on every front.
By the time you graduate, you will be a confident public speaker in presentations and you will also have built up your teamwork and leadership skills. You will have developed a business plan capable of withstanding external scrutiny and crucially, you will be able to relate to others and understand their needs.
During this Level 8 Honours degree you will:
This course is delivered in both a full-time (Day) basis. Students will benefit from Blended Learning which incorporates both face-to-face lectures and online activities. In addition to this, throughout the semester workshops and demonstrations will lead you towards a better understanding of your coursework.
The course places an emphasis on the practical application of theory. This is supported by problem based learning through various mediums, such as case studies and group activities, and research based learning such as business research projects.
Exercises like online business simulations and new business planning projects, will foster imaginative thinking among you and your classmates.
Our small class sizes ensure you have close interaction with our industry experienced academic team who are passionate about motivating you to achieve your best.
The Bachelor of Business (Honours) with International Business require you to have already completed an ordinary or pass degree, at level 7 of the National Framework of Qualifications. It you do not hold a level 7 degree you cannot gain entry on to the Bachelor of Business with International Business.
In order to be accepted on to the honours degree programme it is required for non-native speakers to posses English at a level of 6.5 IELTS + or its equivalent.
You may also apply as a Mature Student (23+), where your work experience, previous courses and qualifications will be taken into consideration during the application process. Mature applicants must have qualifications and experience deemed equivalent by the QQI approved Recognition of Other Learning (ROL) and Recognition of Prior Experiential Learning (RPEL) policies of the college.
To enrol on this course you must apply directly to the Galway Business School at firstname.lastname@example.org or press the apply now button.
Throughout the Bachelor of Business (Honours) degree programme we aim to assess students through a number of different mediums. This allows students to utilise their academic skills and capabilities to the maximum. It also supports the different learning styles of learners. You will be assessed through a combination of continuous assessment and examinations throughout the programme. These can take the form of written examinations, individual and group projects, mock interviews and presentations.
Student who complete the Bachelor of Business degree in Ireland find a number of new options open to them. On completion of this course you will be more employable in international business organisations. The aim of this programme is to prepare you for work around the world or continue your academic career in international business and management. You will feel confident and ready to work in a number of sectors such as; Management, Human Resources, Marketing and Finance. As a graduate, you will be sought after by a wide range of employers, from multinational companies to small and medium sized enterprises. Students who complete and Bachelor of Business (Honours) with International Business can expect to enter in to roles with high salary rates.
On completion of the Bachelor of Business honours degree you may decide to further your academic career. Successful graduates of the Bachelor of Business in Ireland may choose from a range of postgraduate options including a Postgraduate Diploma in Management at GBS as well as entry to a range of MSc, MA and MBA programmes in other higher education institutions.