Programme Code BAHBSM
Programme Duration 2 Year 1 Month
Programme Level 8
EQF Level 6
EHEA Level First Cycle
Programme Credits 180
Semester Duration 1 Week(s)
Language of Instruction English
Field of Study 0413 - Management and administration
CAO Code; QQI Progamme Code etc

Programme Outcomes

On successful completion of this programme the learner will be able to :

Demonstrate detailed knowledge and understanding of a range of business functions and associated skills and the interrelationship of these within organisations and the wider external economic, social and political environment.
Explain how domains differ across different business contexts such as not-for-profit organisations, domestic and international business and the public sector.
Critically assess the legal and regulatory frameworks that impact on organisations and a range of stakeholders.
Diagnose management and organisational problems and present appropriate recommendations based on a range of research techniques to a variety of specialist and non-specialist audiences.
Identify and source reliable sources of information and/or data in order to apply appropriate tools to inform robust decision making.
Exercise appropriate judgement in initiating a business venture or innovation in a range of market contexts, and be familiar with the critical success factors of each functional area in the organisational value chain.
Defend and modify recommendations using accepted business tools and appropriate technical language.
Research, analyse and interpret data to facilitate decision-making at a range of levels in organisations.
Analyse a range of management options in relation to a range of market conditions, taking into account the varied stakeholder interests and the organisations wider social responsibilities.
Work effectively as part of a team or on their own initiative showing an awareness of their own and others behaviour through the use of reflection.
Demonstrate a critical awareness of different perspectives and the ethical impact of business decisions on a range of stakeholders.
Appreciate the complexities of relationships and the role of reflection, self-awareness and adaptation in contributing to appropriate business solutions.
Demonstrate knowledge and skills to operate in a variety of settings, to show adaptability to change, to maintain and update their own competencies and professional development as required and contribute to the development of others.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Core Subject
Module Code Title
H6BMP Business Management Practice
H7ENTP Entrepreneurship
H6LDRP Leadership and Influencing
H6WWP Working With People

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Core Subject
Module Code Title
H6ABL Aspects of Business Law
H6ABL Aspects of Business Law
H6BC Business Communication
H6ECIW Economics for the 21st Century
H6FAC1 Financial Accounting 1

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Core Subject
Module Code Title
H7BECON Business Economics
H7HRBF HRM in the Business Framework
H7IBSA Introduction to Business Statistics and Analytics
H7MK Marketing

Stage 2 / Semester 2

Core Subject
Module Code Title
H7BSADM Business Statistics and Analytics for Decision Making
H7ESL Essentials of Employment Law
H7MGAC Management Accounting
H7BTECBUS Technology for Business

Stage 3 / Semester 1

Core Subject
Module Code Title
H8ECS Economic and Social Policy
H7ENTP Entrepreneurship
H8SMA Strategic Management

Stage 3 / Semester 2

Core Subject
Module Code Title
H8CHM Change Management
H8PMAG Project Management
H8SBE Sustainability and Business Ethics