Accounting - Cork Campus

MTU - Cork Campuses

 

Course Name Accounting - Cork Campus
Course Provider MTU - Cork Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code MT942
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters BBus (Hons)
Duration 4 Years (8 Semesters)
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Entry 2022
Score the necessary CAO points and meet Minimum entry requirements

6 Subjects
Subjects O6/H7 4
Subjects H5 2
Maths Grade 04/H7
English or Irish Grade O6/H7
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry 2022/2023
Applicants must be 16 years of age or over on 1st January of the year of entry to the course. For the majority of courses, applicants for first year admission to MTU must score the necessary CAO points and satisfy the relevant mini...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Points Scoring for Leaving Certificate
Vocational Programme (LCVP) Link Module Holders of the LCVP apply in the normal way through the CAO. Points are awarded on the same basis as for the Leaving Certificate. The link modules ‘subject’ may not be used to meet the minimum entry requirements.

LCVP Grade Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied (LCA) programme
The LCA subjects do not meet the minimum requirements for entry to MTU full-time courses. Holders of Leaving Certificate Applied qualifications may wish to proceed to a FET-QQI course and in turn apply to third level on the basis of their FET-QQI award.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+QQI-FET Awards
MTU welcomes applications, via the CAO, from applicants who hold a QQI-FET award at level 5 or level 6. Your QQIFET award can be used as an alternative to the Leaving Certificate for application purposes. Please note some MTU prog...

QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

Expand+The University welcomes applications from persons who will be 23 years of age and over on the 1st January of the proposed year of entry and who wish to be admitted as a mature student. Mature applicants should apply to the CAO before 5.15pm, 1st ...

Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 50
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+Overview
The accounting function provides timely, relevant and accurate information to the management of the business. This information is also used to assess the financial ‘health’ of the business and to make plans for the future. Accounta...

Subjects Taught First Year at a Glance:
• Financial Accounting: preparing accounts for business

• Cost & Management Accounting: understanding accounting for decision making

• Economics: understanding how people use resources

• Law: understanding the legal system and how it affects business in Ireland

• Exploring the role of a manager in business

• Understanding the role of marketing for a company

• Learning to work with computerised accounts software, e.g. Sage
Comment

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Is there work placement?
Formal work placement (minimum of 15 weeks) is an integral element of the course and takes place in year 3.

What do I need to do after qualifying in MT 942 to become an accountant?
After attaining y...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Further Studies
Graduates with excellent exemptions from the professional accountancy bodies can enter industry or practice (i.e. work for an accounting practice). Suitably qualified graduates may apply to the MTU Master of Science in Applied A...

Further Enquiries Sylvia Dempsey
T: +353 (0)21 433 5134
E: sylvia.dempsey@mtu.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2021 315
2020 316
2019 316