Sport with Business

Institute of Technology Sligo

 

Course Name Sport with Business
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code SG147
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Qualification Letters BBus (Hons)
Duration 3 Years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Four grade O6/H7 and two grade H5.

Leaving Certificate subjects must include Mathematics and English or Irish.

F2 Foundation Math accepted

We require a minimum of 160 points for all Level 8 courses.

Garda Vetting required
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Bonus Points for Maths
25 additional points will be awarded for higher level Mathematics at grades H6 and above.

* Some courses do not require Mathematics as an entry requirement, while others have certain exemptions or honours requirements – p...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP LCVP
LCVP modules can be counted as one of the passes required when considering LCE entry requirements for IT Sligo courses. CAO points are awarded as follows:

Level Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+Scoring System for Eligible Applicants who hold QQI FET/FETAC Awards
A full QQI FET/FETAC Level 5 or 6 major award will have a minimum credit value of 120. Component awards, or achievement of less than 120 credits, do not constitute a full award.
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Mature Applicants

Expand+IT Sligo welcomes applications from mature students. Up to 20% of places on courses in the Institute are reserved for mature applicants. We recognise the valuable life and work experience that they bring to the courses they undertake.

From your pe...

Alternative Entry

Expand+The Minimum Entry Requirements For Applicants From Northern Ireland (GCE AS, A2, AVCE, Double Award, BTEC) Are:
Applicants must have a recognised award at Level 3 on the UK framework of qualifications. GCE AS and A Level, NVQ Level 3, Advanced Diplo...

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Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 30
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Financial Support

Expand+A Student Contribution (registration) fee of €3,000 (2020/21) is payable by all students who do not qualify for a grant or scholarship. SUSI, Student Universal Support Ireland, provides financial support to eligible students. There are two elemen...

CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2020 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2020 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2020 CAO Handbook): F...

Course Content Programme overview:
This programme is the first of its kind in Ireland – a three-year Hons Degree at L8 that combines sports-related modules with sound business practice. The programme focuses on introducing the students to business and enterprise skills with opportunities for specific skill development in coaching, personal training, education, exercise prescription and health for special populations.
Subjects Taught

Expand+Year One:
Students learn core business modules such as Accounting, Marketing, Management and Information Technology. This is coupled with modules on Sports Law and Fitness and Sports Planning. They can obtain a fitness instruction qualification and...

Comment Special Features:
This programme offers a large array of opportunities in the sports industry with accreditation from many different organizations.

Professional Accreditation and Exemptions:
REPS Ireland - Register of exercise professionals,
Royal Life Saving Society UK
Water Safety Ireland
European health & Fitness Association
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate Destinations:
A wide range of career opportunities ranging from sports development, health promotion, marketing, management to teaching, coaching and setting up your own business. Thanks to a qualification spanning a diverse range of sport...

Further Enquiries Admissions Office
T: +353 (0)71 931 8510
E: admissions@itsligo.ie
 
Points History
Year Points
2019 269
2018 270
2017 280