Higher Certificate in Business in Accounting

  • Course Code


  • Type of Qualification:

    Higher Certificate

  • Duration

    2 Years

  • Timetable

    Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays (6-10pm)

  • Commences

    Monday 11 September 2017

About the Course

This programme creates grounding in core business subject’s  i.e.:

  • Financial Accounting  
  • Business Administration  
  • Law      
  • Maths
  • Research Methods
  • Information Systems  
  • Economics
  • Management Accounting 
  • Communications  
  • Personal Finance

This provides the student with a broad understanding of these areas and it provides a basis for progression to ordinary degree level.

Entry Level

If under 23 years applicants must have a grade D3 in a minimum of five subjects in the Leaving Certificate examinations, (this must include Maths and English/Irish) or a FETAC Level 5 qualification or equivalent.

Mature students (over 23 years) may be exempted from this requirement and are eligible to apply. All applicants must have competence in spoken and written English. Eligible candidates may be interviewed.

Career Opportunities

Students who gain the Higher Certificate Award may exit into the world of employment with this foundation qualification. Students may obtain junior positions in accounting/finance departments of a broad range of business sectors. The majority of students continue on to the Bachelor Degree programme to acquire a further level of knowledge, skills and competencies.

Graduate Profiles

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Fees & Funding

How to Apply

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Further Information

Programme Leader
Martin C Nolan, B.Comm, MA, FCA, AITI,
Head, Department of Accountancy & Professional Studies. Tel: 01 404-2880

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