Fulltime Classroom Business and administration and law

Business Studies

The overall aim of the programme is to provide the learner with the opportunity to develop the required knowledge, skills and competence in business studies in order to meet the standards set by the awarding body in the award specification for Business Studies 5M2102 level 5.

Please refer to Programme Descriptor for Programme Objectives

Target Award

QQI Business Studies – 5M2102

Start Date: 09-09-2024 Hours/week: 22 Hrs 00 Mins Duration: 38 weeks


Day Mornings Afternoons Evenings
Education Requirements
NFQ Level 4 or equivalent when accessing a Level 5 programme.
CERFL proficiency at B2 for access to Level 5 courses for those whose first language is not English
Mature learner entry requirements available via the local ETB pathway
Additional requirements may apply to non-EU/EEA Applicants and may be subject to full international fees (Please refer to Information for International Learners) *Each provider may have additional requirements, not outlined above.

Age Requirements
Minimum statutory school leaving age (16+)

Learning Aptitude
Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.

Previous Experience
Applicants must be able to demonstrate a moderate range of knowledge, skills and competencies relevant to the course, be able to work with responsibility and demonstrate the ability to work on their own initiative.

Module Award Body
Work Experience Work Experience (5N1356) QQI
Communications Level 5 Communications (5N0690) QQI
Business Administration Business Administration Skills (5N1610) QQI
Database Methods Database Methods (5N0783) QQI
Marketing Practice Marketing Practice (5N1400) QQI
Spreadsheet Methods Spreadsheet Methods (5N1977) QQI
Applied Economics Applied Economics (5N1350) QQI
Word Processing Word Processing (5N1358) QQI
Accounting – Manual & Computerised (5N1348) Accounting Manual & Computerised (5N1348) QQI
Learning Outcomes
On completion of this programme learners will have the skills, knowledge and competencies to
work independently and under supervision in a range of business sectors and contexts and or to
progress to further and or higher education and training.


Enniscorthy Community College


Milehouse Road, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford


  • Free Parking
  • Wheel Chair Access

Contact Details

Course Contact:
Mary Nolan


053 9236969