Business with English (Business Studies)

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QQI Level 5 Certificate in Business Studies – 5M2102.

This one-year QQI Level 5 course in English and Business is designed for students from overseas who wish to improve their knowledge of English and acquire Business and IT Skills. 

As well as the English language component, modules such as Communications and Intercultural Studies provide the students with the opportunity to perfect and reinforce the skills and abilities they learn in English across all skills (speaking, listening, reading & writing). This is combined with business components which are essential in preparing for work in a business environment. 

AwardQQI Level 5 Certificate in Business Studies – 5M2102.
FormatFull-time. September 2022 to May 2023.
LocationOnsite at Mallow Campus (online contingency in case of COVID regulations).
TimetableHours between Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 13:00.
RequirementsNo CAO required (Leaving Cert./LCA/equivalent for under 23s). Application review discussion.
StartingClasses start the week of Monday the 19th of September 2022.
Fees€300 (SUSI/BTEA €250, Medical Card €250, VTOS €0).
Contactenglish@mallowcampus.ie
ApplicationsApplications open. Places available. No deposit required to start your application.

Contact us at english@mallowcampus.ie for help and more information.

Career Prospects

  • Administration in banking, insurance, medical, solicitors and travel industries. +
  • Clerical work in health services and local authorities. +
  • General secretarial and office administration in local offices. +
  • Receptionist. +

Course Contents

Business Administration Skills5N1610
English as a Second Language5N1632
Work Experience5N1356
Communications5N0690
Word Processing5N1358
Intercultural Studies5N0765
Information & Administration5N1389
Marketing Practice5N1400

Courses are continually developed – content and specific award components are subject to change. See disclaimer.

Calendar

One year. Full-time. Class timetables to follow in September, and subject to change. See calendar for term holidays.

Erasmus+

50 full-time day students will travel, fully-funded, with Erasmus+ to another European country for 2 weeks. Find out more and apply.

Entry Requirements

  • CAO points not required.
  • All applicants will be required to attend an application review discussion. An offer of a place on this course is contingent on the applicant meeting the minimum entry requirements set out here, and satisfactory presentation at interview.
  • Leaving Certificate or equivalent. For mature applicants appropriate experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications.

Certification

Work Experience

Work experience is an integral part of this course. The dates and duration will be specified by the College in September

Progressions

Advance to QQI level 6 at Mallow College. Use your full QQI award to progress to degrees in Business Administration, Business, Business Information Systems, Information Systems Management, Tourism & Marketing. For more links and detailed information on how to use your Mallow College qualification go to mallowcollege.ie/progressions.

A full QQI award achieves a maximum of 390 points for CAO.

Costs

  • Full Fees (EU/EEA Citizens): €300
  • Medical Card Holders: €250
  • Student Grant Recipients (SUSI): €300
  • Back to Education Allowance (BTEA): €300
  • Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme (VTOS): €0
    • €50 Deposit (refundable) per year.
    • Retain Social Welfare benefits. Additional weekly allowances for meals, travel and childcare are also available.

Contact Us

Email us at english@mallowcampus.ie.