Business - Waterford Campus

SETU - Waterford Campus


Course Name Business - Waterford Campus
Course Provider SETU - Waterford Campus
Alternative Provider(s) SETU - South East Technological University
Course Code SE400
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major South East Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Waterford City
Qualification Letters BBS (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Leaving Cert:

2 subjects: H5
4 subjects: O6/H7

English or Irish: O6/H7
Mathematics: O6/H7
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

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Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Cert Vocational

Waterford Institute of Technology treats the link modules as a single subject and awards points as follows:

Distinction - 66, Merit - 46, Pass - 28

This is automatically computed by the CAO and will count if it is one of your six best subjects. It will not, however, substitute for an honour where one or more are required.
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Cert Applied

The Leaving Certificate Applied Programme was designed primarily to prepare students for the transition from school to working life. It is not intended for direct tansfer into third level. However, students with the LCAP who have completed a QQI FET/FETAC award can be considered for entry.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

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Mature Applicants

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Alternative Entry

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Financial Support Student Grants
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2023

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2023 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2023 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2023 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+SE400 Common Entry Business

About the course
This four year full-time course offers students a broad range of business skills combined with a thorough knowledge of the financial and economic environment in which firms operate. The first two ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Economics & Finance Stream

Year 1 Modules

Semester 1
Intro to Financial Accounting 1
Microeconomics 1
Intro to Statistics
Organisational Behaviour
Intro to Management
One elective

Semester 2
Intro to Financial Accounting 2


Expand+Professional Body Exemptions
Graduates are entitled to exemptions from many of the leading professional accountancy and management bodies including:
· ACA (Chartered Accountants Ireland)
· ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career opportunities
Graduates from this programme have gone on to pursue a wide variety of careers, including careers in marketing, human resource management, accounting, consulting, banking and finance. A graduate of this degree will be suit...

Further Enquiries Economics & Finance
Programme Director
Dr Cormac O'Keeffe

Human Resource Management
Anne Marie McGrath

Ann Marie Kelly MBS

Dr Chris O'Riordan

Dr Ethel Claffey PhD
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2022 279
2021 279
2020 271