You’ll develop a solid, conceptual understanding of business and organisational management, along with the knowledge application, communication and leadership skills necessary in a modern business environment.
In the first two years you’ll be introduced to the fundamentals of management. You’ll gain a thorough understanding of the main business disciplines and the principles of management in an Irish and global context. This stage of the course introduces you to the key business functions, including:
- Organisational Behaviour
- People Management
- Business Law
We also have two study skills modules designed specifically to help you in returning to education.
In the Degree stage you will be introduced to the functions of strategic management. You will explore key aspects of modern business organisation, including:
- Business Strategy
- Change Management
- Project Management
- Accounting Information for Managers
- Financial Management
- International Business
You'll also have the opportunity to undertake a major project in a self-selected management area of business practice.
We recognise the needs of our mature students who are returning to learning, so a personal tutor is assigned to you during your studies. This tutor, or Learning Support Officer, is your first point of contact and they can advise you on any academic or administrative queries you may have.