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Business (Honours)

  • Course Code

    CR_BBUSN_8

  • Field of Study

    Business

  • Type of Course:

    Honours Degree

  • Type of Qualification:

    BBus (Honours)

  • Type of Study:

    Full time,Part time

  • Application Closing Date:

    6th September 2019

Admission Requirements:

(a) Ordinary Bachelor Degree in Business (with a minimum average mark of 50%); or
(b) Equivalent qualification.

Some candidates may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning based on previous academic or work experience.  If you think  you may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning, please visit www.cit.ie/rpl

Course summary

This programme has been designed to provide a balanced education through a critical study of the current dynamic and challenging business environment. It provides students with a broad-based business education helping students to develop personal and professional skills which will give graduates the confidence to pursue a successful business career, in Ireland or overseas. You will have the opportunity to study a variety of business subjects as indicated below. Case studies and practical business projects are used to develop students' analysis, communication and professional business skills. This programme prepares students for employment in a wide range of business areas and management functions of industrial, commercial and public enterprises, or as a self-employed individual.

Department(s)

Management and Enterprise

Timing Details

This programme in part time study mode is designed to be undertaken over one academic year and one semester. A total of 60 credits (12 modules) is required to complete the programme. A maximum of 40 credits (8 modules) can normally be undertaken in the first academic year. The programme is also offered in full time study mode, which can normally be completed over one academic year.

All part-time programmes at CIT will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.

Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2019-2020 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only.

An Information session will take place on Tuesday 3rd September 2019 from 5.30pm to 7.00pm at the CIT Bishopstown Campus. Institute staff will be in attendance to offer career guidance and assistance.

For more information on Fees, please visit fees/students

 

 


Part Time Mode of Study

The following details cost, duration and fees associated with the Bachelor of Business (Honours) programme for part time evening students.

Course fee

€215 per 5 credit module (incl. exam fees)
Semester 1 fees to be paid on registration.


Delivery

One academic year and one semester
Year 1: Monday night (mandatory) & one other evening per week, 6pm – 10pm
Year 2: (One semester only): Monday night (mandatory) & one other evening per week, 6pm – 10pm

 

Duration

One academic year and one semester.


Award

Bachelor of Business  (Honours) -  (Level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications)


Progression

Graduates with an Honours Bachelor of Business with a H2.2 award or higher can apply for CIT’s Taught Master of Business (MBA) Administration in Strategy.

The principle areas of study are the following six mandatory modules and each module carries 5 credits:

  • Strategic Analysis
  • Strategy Selection
  • Financial Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Business Ethics
  • Enterprise and Innovation

 

Based on current demands the following electives options are offered and students must take all six.  Each module is worth 5 credits.

  • Business to Business Marketing
  • Sales Strategy Management
  • Workforce Diversity
  • International HRM
  • Business Metrics
  • IS Strategy and Planning

 

 

 

CIT has developed a website which gives full details of all modules for all courses. The website also has information on recommended textbooks, average weekly workload, assessments, and exams.

 

 

 

View Modules

 

 

Graduates with an Honours Bachelor of Business with a H2.2 award or higher can apply for CIT's Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Strategy
 

Full-time Mode of Study


Applications for this course are processed by the Central Applications Office (CAO) - Advanced Entry
 
Please ensure that you include all relevant information that might help us assess your application: 

  • Transcripts from previous Higher Education
  • A CV with information about relevant previous experience with references
  • A statement of interest.     
Part-Time Mode of Study
  • Online application is open for course commencing 9th September 2019.
  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €450 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.

    Note: You will not be charged for applying for the programme by clicking the 'apply now' button, you are only asked to pay an acceptance fee if a place is offered to you and you wish to accept it.
  • Please attach and upload any documents such as transcripts, CV, other details relevant to the application.
  • Late applications may be considered should any places become available.
  • Some candidates may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning based on previous academic or work experience.  If you think  you may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning, please visit www.cit.ie/rpl

 

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Part-Time Mode of Study: John Meyler
john.meyler@cit.ie
021 433 5335 / 5806

Full-Time Mode of Study: Caroline O'Reilly
caroline.oreilly@cit.ie
021 4335806