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Legal Studies

Course Code(s):  5M3789 5M2102
QQI Award Code:  5M2102 Business Studies
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Rathmines College of Further Education

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Course overview

Course Code 5M3789 5M2102
QQI Award Code 5M2102 Business Studies
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This course aims to provide learners with skills and knowledge which will prepare them for employment in Business, IT or Legal environments or progression to a wide range of further or higher education courses.

What will you Study?

Business Law 5N2091
Legal Practice and Procedures 5N1394
Applied Economics 5N1350
Business Administration Skills 5N1610
Accounting Manual and Computerised 5N1348
Word Processing 5N1358
Spreadsheet Methods 5N1977
Customer Service 5N0972
Work Experience 5N1356
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