Pearse College – Business through Computers QQI Level 5

Programme
Vocational Training Opportunity Scheme

Award
QQI Level 5 Business Administration (Code 5M2468)

Location
Pearse College, Clogher Road, Crumlin

Duration
1 Year Full Time (Starts September)

Course Aims


Business through computers: training people in IT to work in a modern office environment. The programme aims to provide learners with the skill, knowledge and competence in the core areas of e-Business Studies, the Internet and Web Authoring. Also gain strong skills in payroll and computerised book-keeping – essential skills in a business environment.

Modules


  • Spreadsheet Methods 
  • Web Authoring 
  • The Internet 
  • Communications
  • Payroll - Manual and Computerised
  • Bookkeeping - Manual and Computerised
  • eBusiness Studies
  • Work Experience

Students are given training in job interview techniques and CV preparation.

Visits to companies are organised with a view to possible internships.

Requirements


Must sit aptitude test set by FIT (Fastrack to Information Technology). See www.fit.ie for more information.

International students must sit language test.

VTOS  (Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme) provides a range of courses to meet the education and training needs of unemployed people. If you are over 21 years of age and in receipt of a social welfare payment for more than 156 days you may be eligible to take part in a VTOS course.