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Property Management

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

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Course overview

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

Course Description

This is a one year full-time Post Leaving Certificate course to prepare students for employment in the property management sector and for progression to further study. Property management and the rental/letting sector is a growth area in Ireland.

By the end of the year students will have clear understanding of the procedures and legislation involved in the rental market including property standards, registration, finance, the day-to-day running of property, the Residential Tenancies Act 2004, building energy rates and taxation. Students will also have an understanding of a comprehensive range of modern business functions such as IT, Economics and Law. As part of the course students are required to gain practical experience by working for two weeks in a property related environment.

What will you Study?

Word Processing (5N1358)
Work Experience (5N1356)
Communications (5N0690)
Business Administration Skills (5N1610)
Spreadsheet Methods (5N1977)
Business Law (5N2091)
Applied Economics (5N1350)
Estate Agency Practice (5N3025)
Valuation (5N3028)







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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Sample Careers

If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
Landscape Manager   Draughtsperson  
Metal Fabricator   Cabinet Maker  
Property Surveyor   Quantity Surveyor  
Town Planning Support   Housing Officer / Manager  
Builders' Merchant   Property Manager  
Surveyor   Site Technician  
Sheet Metal Worker/Plater   Gas Fitter  
Scaffolder   Plasterer  
Site Engineer   Insulation Workers  
Stonemason   Heating and Ventilating Fitter  
Geomatics Surveyor   Building Services Engineering Technician  
Building Technician   Welder  
Plumber   Construction Plant Fitter  
Engineering Technician - Civil   Carpet/Vinyl Fitter  
Industrial Insulator   Surveyor - Construction / Building  
Engineer - Building Services   Bricklayer  
Carpenter / Joiner   Construction Plant Mechanic  
Tiler/Fitter   Glazier / Stone Cutter  
Fitter - Plant Machinery   Business Analyst  
Chartered Secretary   Accounts Team Leader  
Business Consultant   Health & Safety Officer  
Data Steward / Data Manager   Data Protection Officer  
Manager - General   Managing Director  
Financial Trader   Financial Adviser  
Management Associate   Company Secretary  
Business Adviser   Arts agent/promoter  
Operations Research Analyst   Auctioneer  
Electronic Security Systems Technician   Geological Technician  

Related Career Sectors

This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Building, Construction & Property
Business Organisation & Business Management
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