Business - Blended
This course aims to enable participants to develop advanced core competencies in business, to build on learning and business skills already gained at honours Bachelor of Business Level (or cognate discipline) and to further develop the analytical skills and academic experience of students. The curriculum offers a richness and variety of learning that will ensure students develop a range of high-level knowledge and skill in research, strategic thinking and reflective learning. Students will further develop an ability to integrate knowledge, manage complexity and formulate judgements thereby establishing the foundation for a successful career.
An award with the title 'Postgraduate Diploma in Business' may be granted if learners leave this programme after successfully completing the taught modules.
In semesters 1 , 2 and 3 and attain 60 ECTS credits with a minimum GPA of 2.00
Second class honours grade 2 (GPA 2.5) or equivalent in a Bachelor of Business (Honours) or other relevant primary degree at NFQ level 8. Applicants who have an honours primary degree in a non-business discipline will be considered if their prior experience is considered an adequate background to prepare them for the programme.
Year 1 Semester 1
Strategy and Leadership
Year 1 Semester 2
Enterprise Resource Systems and Business Intelligence
Accounting Information for Decision Making
Year 2 Semester 3
Innovation & Creativity
Year 2 Semester 4
2 years part-time
Tuesday 7pm-9pm (Online)
Thursday 7pm-9pm (Online)
4 Fridays per semester, 9:00am - 5:00pm (On Campus)
Please see below for specific dates.
Commencement Date September 2020
Post Course Info
It is expected that graduates of this programme would be employed at a senior level in industry and the business environment as competitive managerial leaders and decision-makers in both the private and public sectors