Corporate Governance

University College Dublin


Course Name Corporate Governance
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code B245
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Professional Diploma National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: September 2020
Application Date How To Apply
Maria Keany
Business Development Manager

To apply for this programme, please contact Maria Keany who would be delighted to discuss the application procedure with you further.

t: +353 1 716 8059
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Duration This is a part-time programme which takes place over one year in two x twelve-week semesters.

Course sessions are held two evenings per week (Mondays and Tuesdays) from 4.30pm to 7.30pm. However, the programme will commence on Monday September 2nd and Wednesday September 4th for Week 1 and will revert back to Monday and Tuesday evenings from Week 2 onwards.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+This programme is suitable for middle or senior managers who currently occupy, or are being groomed for, board memberships, or who carry governance-related positions of responsibility. It is also suitable for executives in organisations who do not ha...

Comment Accreditation
On successful completion of the programme, participants will be awarded the Professional Diploma in Corporate Governance by UCD Smurfit Executive Development (30 ECTS at NFQ Level 9). This diploma forms part of the MSc in Business (Leadership and Management Practice) Pathway.
Course Content

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With Corporate Governance issues becoming more and more important across all areas of business, this diploma will impart the technical competence necessary to carry out the varied tasks required of senior executives in governance ...

Subjects Taught

Course 1: Overview of Corporate Governance
Course 2: Regulatory Framework I
Course 3: Regulatory Framework II
Course 4: Directors’ Responsibilities
Course 5: Role of Company Boards
Course 6: Selection of Non-Executive Directors/...

Assessment Method

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Participants are required to complete two 2-hour open book examinations at the end of semester 1 and semester 2. Continuous assessment assignments are completed during each semester and where these are for-credit, marks awar...

Number of Credits 30
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Pathway to a Master's Degree
As Ireland's premier provider of executive development open programmes, we can help you master the right skills for the most complex global business challenges with our unique and flexible MSc pathway. If you're an exper...

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