Procurement Management

University College Cork


Course Name Procurement Management
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CPM
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Certificate National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Afternoon, Evening, Weekend
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2019
Application Date Closing Date 30th August 2019
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Duration 9 months Part-Time
Course Fee €2,850 for the full programme.
€750 per 5 credit module if taken individually.
€1,250 per 10 credit module if taken individually.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Non-graduates with at least three years’ professional experience in a relevant senior management role will also be considered for admission. Candidates who are not currently employed may also apply should they meet the above criteria. However, in o...

Financial Support Students who are registered on this programme are eligible to apply for the Financial Aid Fund for Part Time Students. Eligibility criteria applies. For more information see

Funding may be available via the Springboard+ scheme for this programme. Please see to check your eligibility.
Comment Additional Teaching Mode Information
Workshops will be scheduled for a full day every second Friday. These workshops consist of lectures, individual and group activities, best practice processes, practical spreadsheet applications, and oral presentations. All modules are examined by continuous assessment with assignments submitted throughout the course. The programme operates by way of short intensive ‘sprints’ rather than a long distance race.
Course Content

The Certificate in Procurement Management is designed for busy professionals employed in the SME and multinational sector, as well as the public sector, who seek to deliver concrete, sustainable results through effective procurement managem...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1 Modules
MG5823: Principles of Procurement and Tendering (5 credits)
Procurement process, skills, tasks and roles.
Quantitative and qualitative analysis of make or buy decisions, specification design, cost, benefits and risks.

Assessment Method All five modules (30 credits) are examined exclusively by continuous assessment including Learning Portfolios and Presentations/Reports. These methods strengthen workplace application and applied learning.
Number of Credits 30
Further Enquiries Programme Coordinator: Rachel O Farrell
+ 353 21 490 4706

Programme Administrator: Louise Fleming
+ 353 21 490 4720
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