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English - EFL- & Business Communications

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

Ballsbridge College of Further Education


 
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Course overview

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

Course Description

Ballsbridge College has been providing a course in English as a Foreign Language for over ten years. During this time the course has expanded to facilitate students with differing levels of English and has become an integral part of the college. It attracts students from all over the world and from many different cultures and backgrounds.

All the students have the desire to learn English in a dynamic environment, on a course that combines English language with the study of business and computers. Many students have used these qualifications to help them secure employment here in Ireland.

What will you Study?

Word Processing (5N1358)
Work Experience (5N1356)
Communications (5N0690)
Business Administration Skills (5N1610)
Marketing Practice (5N1400)
Spreadsheet Methods (5N1977)
The Internet (5N1611)
English as a Second Language (5N1632)
Intercultural Studies (5N0765)







Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

Progression to CAO Courses

Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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Old FETAC Code New QQI Code
BBSXX 5M2102

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Classic Arts, Languages & Culture
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