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Bachelor of Business (Honours) Mayo (Add On)

Discipline: Business

Location: Mayo

NFQ Level: 8

Programme Duration: One year add-on

Mode of Study: Full time

Application Route: Apply direct to GMIT

Places: 35

Why Study?

GMIT Mayo Campus offers a one year, add-on honours degree (Level 8) in Business. The Bachelor of Business (Honours) (Add-on) is a broad-based, inter-disciplinary programme which offers a progression route for graduates of Bachelor of Business (Level 7) programmes. Students that progress to Level 8 have the opportunity to augment their skills and enhance their employability. For those who wish to specialise in accounting, this degree also offers the possibility to graduate with a Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting, subject to taking certain electives.

Programme Modules

Programme Modules
Core: 
• Strategic Management
•  Political Economy
•  Management Control Systems
•  Critical Thinking
• Corporate Ethics & Governance.
Electives:
• International Marketing
• Strategic Marketing
• Strategic Human Resource Management
• Gender & Organisations
• e-Business
•  Innovation Management
• ICT Project Management
• New Venture Creation
• Management Accounting 4
• Corporate Finance
• Auditing
• Business Combination Accounting
•  Language.
 

Career Opportunities

As a graduate of this programme, you may go on to:
• Become a manager in a small business or a multinational company.
• Become a manager in a public sector or voluntary organisation.
• Have a career in accounting, financial services, purchasing, retail management, marketing or human resource management.
• Gain exemptions from professional bodies in accounting or human resource management.
• Progress to Master’s Degree level in your chosen specialisation.
• Set up and manage your own business.
 

Post-graduate Studies: 

GMIT honours (Level 8) qualifications are recognised worldwide for postgraduate entry.

Essential Information: 

The first week of the programme will include a series of workshops/seminars devoted to enhancing basic skills including team-working, case study method, communications and basic ICT applications.

Bachelor of Business (Hons)

Contact Us

Contact: 

Hugh McBride
Tel: +353 (0)94 9043139