Letterkenny Campus

Bachelor of Business (Hons)

Business (Hons) – Lifelong Learning

3 Years  /    Level 8  /    Part-time

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This degree programme has been specifically designed to suit mature learners. This programme gives access to lifelong learning for those who may wish to return to study but can't attend traditional full time courses.

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Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS
1 Computer Applications for Business Mandatory 5
Introduction to Personal Finance Mandatory 5
Learner Development and Study Skills Mandatory 10
Management Principles Mandatory 10
2 Business Accounting Mandatory 10
Foundations of Economics Mandatory 10
Managerial Behaviour and Effectiveness Mandatory 10
PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS
3 Information Systems for Business Mandatory 10
Marketing Theory and Practice Mandatory 10
Operations and Supply Chain Management Mandatory 10
4 Business Law and the Regulatory Environment Mandatory 10
Ethics, Social Responsibility and Sustainability Mandatory 10
Financial Decision Making Mandatory 10
PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS
5 Professional Development Mandatory 10
Work Based Learning Placement Mandatory 25
6 Human Resource Management Mandatory 10
Research Methods Mandatory 10
Digital Enterprise for Management Mandatory 10
PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS
7 Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management Mandatory 10
Business Strategy Mandatory 10
Leadership & Managing Change Mandatory 10
8 Applied Research Project Mandatory 30

Key Information

Application Deadline - 19 September

Over 21 years by 1st of January in the proposed year of entry and the successful completion of at least 5 subjects in the Irish Leaving Certificate (or an equivalent international exam). Maths and either English or Irish are required.

New Flexible Mode of Delivery - This programme will be delivered in a blended mode. Delivery will be one evening per week online and one evening per week on campus in LYIT.

Fees

EU Fees: The fee for new entrants is €1,150 per 30 credits or per semester.

Further Information

Department Administration: +353 (0)74 918 6211 / +353 (0)74 918 6210

Staff Officer Peter Dobson
Email: peter.dobson@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6063

School and Department
School of Business
Department of Business Studies