3 Academic Years
Our Bachelor of Business Level 7 degree if accredited by Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI). This internationally recognised degree will provide you with the most up to date and key information that is required to ensure a successful career in business. The degree aims to equip you with employment focused, transferable skills that can be used in any business sector. Throughout the course you will learn how to communicate effectively to both managers and colleagues. This will be supported by your ability to better comprehend best business practice and use these tools to provide solutions to real life business issues and concerns.
3 Academic Years
60 ECTS per year, 180 ECTS over 3 years
23rd September 2019
Quality and Qualifications Ireland
National Framework of Qualifications Level 7
Continuous Assessment & Exam
IELTS Level 6.0 or equivalent
In the dynamic world of business in order to be successful you are required to be both creative and innovative. The Bachelor of Business focuses on providing students with the knowledge on how to be innovative and how to manage creativity in the workplace. On completion of the course you will be confident that you can successfully achieve your goals in any business sector.
Throughout this undergraduate degree programme you will;
• Learn to Learn
• Computer Applications
• Introduction to Business & Management
• Principles of Economics
• Quantitative Methods
• Introduction to Marketing
• Introduction to Accounting
• Business Communications
• Consumer Behaviour
• Business Information Systems
• Contemporary Business Management
• Entrepreneurship or Digital Marketing
• Market Research
• Business Law
• Financial Accounting
• People & Change Management or Sales Management
• Marketing Management
• Project & Service Management or International Marketing
• Strategic Management
• Financial Management
• Human Resource Management
• Business Research Project
Non- EEA students should hold a High School diploma equivalent to the Leaving Certificate – Minimum 5 passes O6/H7s or equivalent. Visit www.naric.ie to get advice on the academic recognition of your International qualification by comparing it to the Irish National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ).
For non-native speakers IELTS 6.0 or equivalent is necessary. For levels lower than 6.0 IELTS, 6-12 weeks minimum of English language exam preparation is mandatory in our language school Galway Cultural Institute.
The Bachelor of Business Level 7 degree programme runs over 4 afternoons per week (Monday – Thursday). Lecturers use Blended Learning to deliver the course material by face-to-face lectures and online e-tivities. There is an emphasis on the practical application of theory so students will learn through case studies, group activities and research projects.
Throughout the course lectures will promote creativity and innovative thinking. Applications such as on-line simulations and new business development project allow students to apply their creative and innovative thinking throughout their coursework.
During the Bachelor of Business degree programme you will be assessed through a number of different mediums. Assessments can take the form of individual or group assignments, presentations, mock interviews and written examination.
Once you have successfully completed the course you will have opportunity to continue your studies through our level 8 Bachelor of Business honours degree in International of Business. Alternatively, you to apply for postgraduate courses in third level colleges in Ireland, and worldwide.
Graduates of the degree programme will be able to apply for positions in the business sectors of; Marketing, Human Resource Management, Business Development, Information systems and Finance in small to medium sized businesses (SMEs) and large organisations in Ireland and worldwide.