Business and IT


This course is designed to give students an in-depth knowledge of concepts relevant to the business world with an emphasis on accounting, administration, marketing and computing.

Course Content

Accounting Manual and Computerised (5N1348)

Applied Economics (5N1350)

Marketing Practice (5N1400)

Business Administration Skills (5N1610)

Communications (5N0690)

Work Experience (5N1356)

Database Methods (5N0783)

Word Processing (5N1358)

eBusiness Studies (5N1369)


Entry Requirements

Five passes in the Leaving Certificate/Applied or QQI Level 4 or equivalent qualification. Prior learning and practical work experience taken into account at interview stage. Mature and international students are most welcome to apply. A limited number of VTOS places are available.


QQI Level 5 Major Award in Business Studies 5M2102



Students can progress to the Accounting Technician course at Plunket College.

Students can also progress through the Higher Education Links Scheme Click here for links

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Course Fee €260.00


Plunket student received Entrance Scholar Award at UCD

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