Business - Aquabusiness

Institute of Technology Carlow - Wexford Campus


Course Name Business - Aquabusiness
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Wexford Campus
Course Code CWX10
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Carlow Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Wexford Town
Qualification Letters HDip
PAC Application Information

Expand+Course Code:
CWX10 Higher Diploma in Business in Aquabusiness WEXFORD Part-time

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Duration Wexford - 1 year part-time
Course Fee CWX10 Higher Diploma in Business in Aquabusiness WEXFORD Part-time €2,500
Entry Requirements

Expand+This course is designed to cater for the aqua, fisheries and bio-products sectors of the seafood industry.

Applicants with major degrees at Level 7 (QQI Level 7 or equivalent). In addition, those with extensive work experience on fish farms or in...

Course Content

Expand+What is this programme about?
Developed in partnership with Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM – The Irish Sea Fisheries Board), this programme offers opportunities for those individuals interested in the seafood industry. The programme will be of interest...

Subjects Taught What subjects will I study?

Aquabusiness Economics
Law and Regulation for Aquabusiness
Strategic and Innovation Management
Financial Management and Planning
Marketing Management in Aquabusiness
Work Placement

NOTE: Specific modules may be subject to amendment after our 2021 programmatic review.
Number of Credits 60 Credits
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What will I be able to do when I finish the programme?

Graduates will have the ability through project work to prepare aquabusiness (aquaculture, fisheries and seafood processing) plans to extend a product range and develop export markets. With a...

Dr Janette Davies