Business Studies

Institute of Public Administration - IPA

 

Course Name Business Studies
Course Provider Institute of Public Administration - IPA
Course Code 27696 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Daytime, Weekend, Blended
Location (Districts) Ballsbridge, Portarlington
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences: September 2022.
Application Date

Expand+Application Deadline: September 2022.

By Email (preferred method)
Please download and complete the application form on www.ipa.ie and email it, along with the items listed below, to undergrad@ipa.ie

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Duration One academic year

Delivery Method:
The programme is delivered through a blended learning model. Students attend webinars on selected weeknight evenings and classroom seminars at the IPA on selected weekends. They are supported in their studies by extensive online resources and bespoke course material.
Course Fee The cost of the programme is €3,200 per annum (includes all matriculation and examination fees), payable in one or two instalments.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants Require:
1. Leaving Certificate (examination from 2017 onwards): Candidates must obtain a pass in at least six subjects accepted for NUI matriculation purposes, with at least Grade H5 in two subjects on the Higher Level and at least Gr...

Comment Accreditation: National University of Ireland.
Place on NFQ: Level 6 (Minor Award).
Course Content

Expand+The Programme
The Certificate in Business Studies is a one-year, part-time programme that provides a systematic introduction to modern business theory and practice. Students take four subjects and address such crucial topics as accounting technique...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Financial Accounting
This course explains the key principles and techniques of financial accounting. Students will learn about different accounting systems; the purpose of accounting records; and the preparation and analysis of profit and loss acco...

Assessment Method The programme is assessed by means of assignments and final examinations.
Careers or Further Progression Progression
Students can progress to the second year of the Diploma in Business Studies or BBS (Hons).
Further Enquiries All Correspondence and enquiries should be address to:
Undergraduate Office,
Whitaker School of Government and Management,
Institute of Public Administration,
57-61 Lansdowne Road,
Dublin 4.

Phone: +353 (01) 240 3600
Email: undergrad@ipa.ie