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AL854
Business Psychology

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the QQI, HEA or Higher Education Institutes.

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3rd level Graduates are qualified for a wide range of occupations, and their education prepares them for roles involving specific skills, and for coordinating, supervising, managing, or training others. Examples include accountants, sales managers, computer programmers, teachers, chemists, environmental engineers, criminal investigators, and financial analysts.

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This degree in Business Psychology offers an insight into a wide range of knowledge and skills which include areas such as human motivation and behaviour, relationships and group dynamics, communication and teamwork skills, critical and analytical thinking, and designing, conducting, analysing and evaluating research. 


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The BA (Hons) degree in Business Psychology offers an insight into a wide range of knowledge and skills which include areas such as human motivation and behaviour, relationships and group dynamics, communication and teamwork skills, critical and analytical thinking, and designing, conducting, analysing and evaluating research. The wide ranging nature of the degree will position graduates for future employment in areas such as human resources management, leadership, and marketing.


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PLC courses leading to the following QQI Major Awards may be used for entry into this course.

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BBSXX  5M2102  Business Studies
BBSAX  5M2468  Business Administration
EETXX  5M3635  Education and Training
DCHSX  5M4468  Community Health Services

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Distinctions in three modules

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As a graduate you may find employment in a wide range of sectors, including business, community, social, media and cultural organisations, education, NGOs, local government and local development agencies. Within these sectors graduates will perform roles in human resources, marketing, management, customer relations and business analysis.



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