Business for Agri-Food & Rural Enterprise - Business Communication

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Business for Agri-Food & Rural Enterprise - Business Communication
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 104845 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry Year: Academic Year 2021/22.
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time.
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Entry Requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree or above or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in any discipline.

Applicants who do not meet the above academic requirements but hold a degree (or equivalent qualification acceptable to the Univers...

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Comment Business For Agri-Food And Rural Enterprise - Business Communication Highlights:

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The PgDip presents full-time students with opportunities to experience teaching practice in Semester 1, and to develop business materials in a managerial or supervisory role in Semester 2. An optional self-funded study trip to Europe to observe best practices within business and community programmes is offered, subject to viable numbers and resources.
Course Content

The Business for Agri-food and Rural Enterprise programmes, have been designed to develop a conceptual understanding of the principles and processes of change affecting individuals, groups or organisations within the agri-food and rural bus...

Subjects Taught Introduction
Programme content will vary depending on the pathway chosen:

The programme consists of six taught modules, five core and an optional module related to the chosen pathway. The five core modules are;
1 Skills to Affect Change within Business,
2 Rural Business Dynamics,
3 Integrating Learning with Business Needs,
4 Research and Development,
5 Planning and Evaluating Change Management Programmes.
6 The module for this Postgraduate Diploma pathway is Business Communication
Assessment Method Assessments associated with the course are outlined below:

PgDip students will be assessed through work related assignments, projects, presentations and case study and a research dissertation proposal on an approved business related topic.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Prospects
Our graduates have obtained a wide range of employment positions, including personnel managers, teachers/trainers, consultants, development officers, managers within the food and retail sectors, or developing their own business idea...

Further Enquiries Teresa McCarney
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