Business - Wexford Campus

SETU - Carlow Campus

 

Course Name Business - Wexford Campus
Course Provider SETU - Carlow Campus
Alternative Provider(s) SETU - Wexford Campus, SETU - South East Technological University
Course Code CW006
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
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 Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Wexford Town
Duration 2 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements

Expand+5 O6/H7

English or Irish: O6/H7
Maths: O6/H7

Second Chance Maths Exam
Institute of Technology Carlow will hold a Mathematics examination for applicants who have applied through CAO for any of the following programmes that require certain mini...

Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Accompanying Conditions
1 The best six results in one Leaving Certificate examination will be counted for points computation.
2 One sitting only of the Leaving Certificate examination will be counted for points purposes.
3 Common Bonus Points for ...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Expand+Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme
Entry requirements – Honours Bachelor Degrees – NFQ Level 8
Institute of Technology Carlow awards points for results in the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Link Modules. This link module can be ...

QQI FET Applicants General Information

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QQI-FET (FETAC)
Students who have completed a full QQI-FET award at Level 5, and achieved at least three distinctions, are eligible to apply through CAO for entry to Year 1 on to Level 6, 7 and 8
courses. Students who have completed ...

QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

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Mature student applicants must be 23 years of age, or over, on 1st January of the year of entry to a course. Mature student applicants will be assessed on an individual basis and may be interviewed. Mature student applicant...

Alternative Entry

Expand+Non-Standard Applications
Applications will also be considered from applicants holding qualifications other than Leaving Certificate. Such applicants should also apply via the CAO. Applicants should tick the relevant box/ boxes for special categorie...

Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 10
Course Fee

Expand+Schedule of Fees 2021/22 Undergraduates

* Fees may be subject to change in 2022/23

Certificate Year 1
Maintenance Grant Holder Tuition Fee NIL Student Contribution NIL Total Due NIL
Non Maintenance Grant Holder Tuition Fee NIL Student Contri...

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Financial Support

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All students are required to pay the Student Contribution Fee. Students who do not have the means to afford this payment are entitled to apply for assistance in the form of a grant from the government. The Department of Education a...

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+What is Business?
This course prepares graduates for a career in the broad business field. Students develop skills in the core areas of business including: management, marketing, economics, information technology and law. The applied nature of the ...

Subjects Taught

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YEAR 1 (Level 6, 7 & 8)
Semester 1
Academic and Professional Skills
Digital Skills
Statistics & Forecasting
Micro Economics
Introduction to Management

Semester 2
Customer Service in Practice
Investment Ma...

Comment SPECIAL FEATURES
• Graduates of this course may choose from a wide range of businessrelated Level 7 and Level 8 courses at Wexford Campus and other third-level colleges.

• Focus on enhancement of information technology and digital skills.

• Emphasis on employability skills throughout the course.

• The course aids students in making the transition to higher education via an induction programme and modules in study skills, library resources and academic writing.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Graduates of the course are qualified to work in roles such as:
• Customer service
• Financial services
• Administrative role
• Marketing
• Insurance
• Junior management
• Accounts.

Further Studi...

Further Enquiries Programme Director
Ailish O’Brien BComm (Hons), HDE, MBA
E: ailish.obrien@itcarlow.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
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Points History
Year Points
2021 171
2020 145
2019 153