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Bachelor of Business in Business Technology and Communications

Programme Code: CR_BBTCO_7
Mode of Delivery:Full Time, Part Time, ACCS
No. of Semesters:6
NFQ Level:7
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:180
programmeReviewDate:May 2025
Field of Study:Business & Management

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A knowledge of the theory, principles, processes and techniques pertaining to the development, support and maintenance of core business disciplines, meeting appropriate industry standards and regulations.
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) Familiarity with and ability to critique current theory and practices in the field of Business, Technology and Communications and the ability to integrate theory with practical skills.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) The ability to analyse business problems from various domains, use technology to design and present appropriate solutions and implement the solution to agreed standards.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) The ability to act as a team leader and member, analyse problems and apply creativity in designing and implementing solutions in a variety of business functions.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) The ability to coordinate and supervise people and projects in a business role and maintain and develop associated activities meeting industry norms and standards.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) The ability to work ethically and professionally as an individual or within a team with the capacity for leadership exercising responsibility and good judgement.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) The ability to exploit available resources for self learning, to learn from experience and to identify his/her need for further skill or educational development.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) The ability to articulate the wider social, political and business contexts within which the Business professional operates and the need for high ethical and professional standards in one's work and in particular towards people and the environment.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
CMOD6001 Creativity Innovation&Teamwork
CMOD6004 Communication with Technology
INFO6005 Intro to IS for Business
INFO6019 Web Design Fundamentals
MRKT6004 Introduction to Marketing
ACCT6005 Accounting for Small Business

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
CMOD6005 Workplace Collaboration
MATH6051 Essential Maths& Stats for Bus
INFO6012 Database for Business
SECR6006 Management Fundamentals
ACCT6006 Costing for Small Business
Module Code Module Title
MGMT6053 Entrepreneurial Mindset
MRKT6018 Contemporary Business
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
MGMT6028 HRM in Contemporary Business
ECON7007 Principles of Economics
MGMT7062 Introduction to Supply Chain
ACCT6028 Integrated Financial Systems
INFO6021 Business Info Technology
CMOD6006 Effective Communication

Stage 2 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
LEGS6012 Business Law
MGMT6029 Professional HR Practice
MRKT6024 Media Publishing in Work
INFO6032 Business Data Management
SECR6003 Applied Business Management
Module Code Module Title
MRKT6005 Marketing Strategy Principles
MGMT7065 Supply Chain Optimisation
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 3 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
MRKT7022 Digital Mktg, SEO & Analytics
MGMT7022 Web Publishing
INFO7011 IT for Business Professionals
MGMT7077 People Management Strategies
Module Code Module Title
MGMT6045 International Communication
MGMT7024 Public Relations
LEGS7005 Aspects of Employment Law
MRKT7013 Advertising and Promotion
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 3 / Semester 2

Group Elective 1
Module Code Module Title
MGMT6044 Cultural Studies
MGMT8043 Seminar Series
MRKT7020 International Market Launch
MMED8023 Media Presentation
MGMT7075 Emerging & New Markets
Group Elective 2
Module Code Module Title
APEX8030 Approved External Study - 30 Credits
Group Elective 3
Module Code Module Title
PLAC7020 Industry Placement

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