SETU - Carlow Campus


Course Name Business
Course Provider SETU - Carlow Campus
Alternative Provider(s) SETU - Wicklow Campus, SETU - South East Technological University
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Higher Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major South East Technological University Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Wicklow Town, Carlow Town
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2021.
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Duration 2 Years — Part-time. 2 evenings per week 7.00 - 10.00pm with some Saturdays throughout the year (Indicative).
Course Fee €2,290 per year (Early Payment discount available).
Entry Requirements All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.
Interview Yes
Comment Location Course Codes:
Carlow Campus: CW-BRLMB-C
Wicklow Campus: CW-BKLMB-C
Course Content What is this programme about?
This course provides an academic qualification for anyone interested in a career in business and management. This Higher Certificate in Business equips students with a broad skill-base ensuring graduates will have a wide range of career options. The course provides a basic business foundation covering core subjects including: Financial Accounting, Economics, Management, Business Applications, Marketing, and Business Law.
Subjects Taught What subjects will I study?

Year 1
Mandatory Subjects
Financial Accounting 1
Economics 1
Quantitative Techniques
Business Applications 1
Communications and Writing Skills

Year 2
Mandatory Subjects
Business Applications 2
Management Accounting
Business Law
Financial Accounting 2
Human Resource Management
Careers or Further Progression What will I be able to do when I finish the course?
At certificate level, graduates may expect to work in roles such as: Trainee Manager, Personal Assistant, Accounts Assistant, Customer Services Assistant, Bank Official, Sales Representative and many other similar roles.

On successful completion students may progress to year 3 of the Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Management degree programme. Students can also receive exemptions for successful completion of individual modules.
Further Enquiries Lifelong Learning Centre
Institute of Technology Carlow,
Kilkenny Road,
Tel: 059 9175280
Fax: 059 9175005

Faculty for Lifelong Learning
Wicklow County Campus
Clermont House
Rathnew, County Wicklow
Tel: 0404 67125