TUS - Athlone Campus


Course Name Procurement
Course Provider TUS - Athlone Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 110921 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose Technological University of the Shannon Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Online or Distance, Daytime, Weekend, Blended
Location (Districts) Athlone
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Commencing Monday, September 12th 2022

Induction for the 2022/2023 academic year takes place (online via Zoom) on Saturday 10th September from 930am to 1pm. In advance, you will be required to review Pre Induction reading material, available to yo...

Duration 1 year

Monday 7 pm to 9 pm
Wednesday 7 pm to 10 pm

Plus 4 Saturdays per semester Online (9 am – 1 pm).

For online programmes, lectures will be delivered online and recordings of lectures will be available to view in the student’s own time.


Semester 1 (2022)
October 1st
October 15th
November 19th
December 3rd
Course Fee Programme Fee €2350
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate – Grade O6 at ordinary level in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate.

Two of these subjects must be Mathematics and a language (English or Irish)


any QQI Level 5 (Full award with a minimum of eight modules)


Recognition of Prior Learning. (APL/APEL)
Mature Applicants Mature applicants (i.e over 23 years)
Course Content

Expand+Developed in association with industry leaders, this specialist course promotes critical awareness of the most recent advances in the procurement, purchasing and tendering function and the critical contribution of the function to business efficiencie...

Subjects Taught Principles of Procurement
Operations and Logistics Management
Inventory Management
Spend Analysis and Category Management
Tendering, Contract and Negotiation
Professional Development, Career Planning and Work Based Project
Assessment Method The programme’s assessments will be a combination of final examinations and continuous assessments.
Number of Credits 60 ECTS
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Progression from the Certificate in Procurement is on to the Level 6 Higher Certificate in Business programme, which is a one year programme.

Following successful completion, students are eligible to apply for the Level 7 Bachelor of Business Stud...

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Call 090 648 3050
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