CAO Code LY218
  Letterkenny Campus

Bachelor of Business (Hons)

Business with Languages

4 years  /    Level 8  /    Full-time   /   Work Placement

Is this course for me?

Our Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Business with Irish/French/Spanish or German is a four year course that combines your talent for business with your passion for language. Graduates are highly sought after, and the opportunity to travel and broaden your career internationally is a distinct possibility.

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

SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
1 Learning to Learn & ICT Mandatory 5 3
Business Management Mandatory 10 6
Business Law Mandatory 5 3
Fundamentals of Marketing Mandatory 5 3
Language & Culture 1 (French\German\Irish\Spanish) Mandatory 5 3
2 Basic Business Statistics 1 Mandatory 5 3
Economics 1 Mandatory 5 3
Introduction to Accounting Mandatory 10 6
Writing Skills Mandatory 5 3
Language & Culture 2 (French\German\Irish\Spanish) Mandatory 5 3
SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
3 Language & Culture 3 (French\German\Irish\Spanish) Mandatory 5 3
Business Information Systems Mandatory 10 5
Introduction to the Teaching of English Mandatory 5 3
Marketing Principles Mandatory 5 3
Basic Business Statistics 2 Mandatory 5 3
4 Economics 2 Elective 5 3
HR & Employee Realtions Mandatory 10 5
Professional Development & Pedagogy Mandatory 5 3
Language & Culture 4 (French\German\Irish\Spanish) Mandatory 5 3
Intercultural Communications Mandatory 5 3
SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
5 Irish Language Workplace Learning Elective 20 3
Irish & Communication Skills 1 Elective 10 5
Study Abroad Elective 30 0
Work Placement Abroad Elective 30 0
6 Irish Language Workplace Learning Elective 20 3
Irish & Communication Skills 2 Elective 10 5
Work Placement Abroad Elective 30 0
Study Abroad Elective 30 0
SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
7 Digital Business Mandatory 10 5
The Macroeconomic Environment Mandatory 5 3
Introduction to Research Mandatory 5 3
Language & Culture 6 (French\German\Irish\Spanish) Elective 10 0
Irish Language & Culture 8 Elective 10 5
8 Language & Culture 7 (French\German\Irish\Spanish) Elective 10 0
Irish Language & Culture 8 Elective 10 5
Research Methodologies & Dissertation Mandatory 10 5
Organisational Change Mandatory 10 5

Follow-on Courses

Follow up programmes elsewhere include:

  • Masters degrees in institutes and universities at home and abroad.

Key Information

CAO Key Dates:
Discounted closing date – 20 January (17:15)
Normal closing date – 1 February (17:15)
Late closing date – 1 May (17:15)
Change of Mind opens – 5 May (12:00)
Change of Mind closes – 1 July (17:15)
Round 1 offers – 20 August (06:00)

Further Information

Contact
Siobhan Cullen
Head of Department

Email: Siobhan.Cullen@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6204

School and Department
Department of Law & Humanities
School of Business