Accounting & Finance

Griffith College Dublin


Course Name Accounting & Finance
Course Provider Griffith College Dublin
Course Code GC401
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) South Circular Road
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 3 years full-time or part-time.
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements Min. 2 H5s and 4 O6/H7s

Language requirements
All undergraduate degree programmes require a pass in either English, Irish or a modern language.

Maths requirement
F2/O6/H7 in Maths
Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP)
Holders of the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme apply in the normal way through the CAO system. Points are awarded on the same basis as the Leaving Certificate. The Link Modules are considered as a single unit and are awarded points based on the result per unit. The Link Modules can be used as a sixth subject for points calculations only.

LCVP Link Modules

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme (LCAP)
The College does not recognise LCA subjects as meeting its minimum entry requirements. If combined with a Grade 5 FETAC Award, applicants may apply for a higher certificate or degree course in the College.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

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Griffith College welcomes applications from students who hold a full FETAC Level 5 Award which normally contains eight modules. A full award may be accumulated over more than one academic...

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+353 1 415 0493
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Financial Support Tax relief
Most programmes of two or more years’ duration have been approved for tax relief. Applicants should note that the qualifying conditions for relief may differ for full and part-time students. Relief is granted at the standard rate of tax and details can be found at
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2018 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2018 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+About the course
The BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance degree is ideal for students interested either in a career in the accounting profession or who wish to develop the expertise to analyse business activities from a financial perspective. If you...

Subjects Taught

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Year 1
Semester I:
Business Management, Effective Learning and Development, Micro Economics, Quantitative Analysis for Business, Financial Accounting

Semester II:
Information Technology Skills, Legal Aspects of Business, Ma...

Careers or Further Progression

Graduates of this programme may wish to pursue postgraduate studies in our Graduate Business School. They can also gain substantial examination exemptions from the professional accountancy bodies. Such programmes are available on a part...

Further Enquiries Admissions Office
+353 1 415 0415
Points History
Year Points
2017 282
2016 275
2015 270