Business - Common Entry

Letterkenny Institute of Technology


Course Name Business - Common Entry
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code LY107
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Letterkenny Institute of Technology Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Duration 3 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Entry Requirements:
Minimum Points Score 160
Minimum Five O6/H7
English or Irish O6/H7
Maths F2/O6/H7

Results from Bunleibhéal Gaeilge do not meet the entry requirements.

Foundation Maths
Foundation maths at and above grade F2 (80%...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme
The LCVP link units are considered as a single subject that may be counted towards matriculation and points are awarded as follows:

LCVP Grade Points from 2017 onward
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+QQI FET Level 5 Awards (Formerly FETAC)
Applicants must present a full major award. A record achievement, a minor award or a components award will not meet the minimum entry requirement. Additional specific requirements apply to some courses.


QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

Expand+If you are applying for first year and will be 23 years of age (or older) by 1 January in the proposed year of entry you are defined as a “Mature Applicant”. The term “Mature Applicant” is not used for those applying for entry to year 2 or higher.

Alternative Entry Go to: for further information.
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 100
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

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

Course Content

Expand+Is this the course for you?
This programme has been designed to provide students, who know they want to study some aspect of business at third level but are unsure as to which specific area, with the opportunity to take modules in Accounting, Manage...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?
Year 1
Semester 1
• Learning to Learn & ICT (M)
• Business Management (M)
• Business Law (M)
• Fundamentals of Marketing (M)

Choose one of the following Electives (E):
• Introduction to Sociology
• Beginners Spanish 1

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career opportunities
Successful graduates find themselves working in a range of sectors including public sector, finance, IT and retail. (See below).
BBus in Management
• Trainee / Assistant Manager
• Operations Administrator
• Human Resource ...

Further Enquiries Department Administration Telephone:
(074) 918 6206 / 6210
Head of Department: Patricia Doherty
Telephone: 074 918 6202
Points History
Year Points
2019 162
2018 169
2017 162