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Marketing

Course Code(s):  5M2069 MLXX
QQI Award Code:  5M2069 Marketing
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Limerick College of Further Education

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Course overview

Course Code 5M2069 MLXX
QQI Award Code 5M2069 Marketing
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This is a 1 year full time programme which provides learners with a solid foundation in the basic principles of marketing.

The broad range of subjects is aimed at providing learners with marketing, customer service and computer skills, which will benefit learners entering the world of work. The skills acquired on the marketing course will also be very valuable to learners wishing to pursue further education.

What will you Study?

Behavioural Studies 5N1351
Customer Service 5N0972
Marketing Practice 5N1400
Communications 5N0690
Word Processing 5N1358
Statistics 5N2066
Work Experience 5N1356
European Language
Spreadsheet Methods 5N1977
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

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BMXXX 5M2069

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