Business Administration Major Award 

(part of our NEW Lir Train and Place Programme) 

(Leading to a QQI 5M2468 Business Administration Major Award - Level 5)

 

Full Award listed below - a practical office position qualification (8 modules, 120 credits) 

See Shorter Combination Courses below, also, comprising of 3 or more modules - Single module(s) certification.

 

This Major Award may lead to the following College degrees -  (click the CAO, select a College - for example,

AIT Athlone, DCU, Maynooth University, then CTRL+F, type in 5M2468, which is this Major Award..

For Learner Progression to College details, click the CAO button

Business Administration QQI 5N1610

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Bookkeeping (Man & Comp) 

QQI 5N1354

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Work Experience QQI 5N1356

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Text Production QQI 5N1422

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Business Administration

QQI 5N1610 (Mandatory)

This module has to be completed in order to gain the full QQI 5M2468 Business Admin Major Award.  An ideal module for all the administrative responsibilities in an office environment with lots of practical tips from Tutors who have years of experience working in different office environments.  

Bookkeeping (Man & Comp) 

QQI 5N1354 (Mandatory)

This module has to be completed in order to gain the full QQI 5M2468 Business Admin Major Award.  An ideal module for gaining the skills and knowledge for today's Bookkeeping systems.  Using up-to-date licensed Sage software under the excellent tuition of our Tutors who have years of experience in an accounting environment. We also offer a Level 6 Bookeeping 6N4865. 

Work Experience

QQI 5N1356 (Mandatory)

There is work experience and there is 'work experience', meaning your choice of where you want to do your work experience is crucial to your understanding of today's workplace.  At Lir, we will assist in gaining suitable work experience and possibly work experience in a company that may employ you based on how well you do. 

Text Production QQI 5N1422

(Optional - or 5N1358 below)

In order to gain the QQI  5M2468 Business Admin Award, you must chooseText Production and/or Word Processing.  Text Production is the only module that concentrates on your keyboarding/typing speed and accuracy, and needless to say, in Lir Recruitment, our clients are always looking for a fast and accurate typist, also in legal and medical environments. 

Word Processing QQI 5N1358 

(Optional - or 5N1422 above)

In order to gain the QQI  5M2468 Business Admin Award, you must choose Word Processing and/or Text Production.  Excellent Word Processing skills and knowledge are essential for any office environment and it is amazing how many candidates for Recruitment cannot layout/format a letter/different documents correctly, or proofread. We also offer a Level 6 Word Processing Advanced module 6N4977. 

Communications QQI 5N0690 

(Optional - and/or 5N0972 below)

In order to gain the QQI  5M2468 Business Admin Award, you must choose Communication and/or Customer Service.  Excellent Communication skills and knowledge are essential for any office environment and in an interview situation for the  position of your dreams.  This module feeds into the Work Experience module and many other modules where you are in contact with colleagues and the public.  

Customer Service QQI 5N0972 

(Optional - and/or 5N0690 above)

In order to gain the QQI  5M2468 Business Admin Award, you must choose Customer Service and/or Communications.  Excellent Customer Service skills and knowledge are essential for any office environment.  Your employer/potential employer will value these skills.  This module feeds into the Work Experience module and many other modules where you are in contact with colleagues and the public. 

Database Methods

QQI 5N0783(Optional)

This module is an optional module on the QQI 5M2468 Business Admin Major Award.  Databases are so much more useful and powerful than Spreadsheets, yet many use Spreadsheets as if it was a database, simply because they do not know how to use a Database properly.   

Digital Marketing

QQI 5N1364 (Optional)

This is an optional module on the QQI 5M2468 Business Admin Major Award.  Most employers would welcome the skills and knowledge that an employee would have in Digital Marketing, especially in small businesses where the necessary expertise may not exist. 

Information and Administration

QQI 5N1389 (Optional)

This module is an optional module on the QQI 5M2468 Business Admin Major Award.  It is similar in aspects to Business Administration 5N1610, however there are other aspects of office administration in the learning outcomes that are very useful in an office environment. 

Intercultural Studies

QQI 5N0765 (Optional)

This module is an optional module on the QQI 5N2468 Business Admin Major Award.  On this module you have an opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for active, positive participation in a complex, diverse and rapidly changing society, to develop intercultural awareness, sensitivity and intercultural communicative competence, substituting fear and stereotyping of the other with a curiosity to explore difference. 

Medical Terminology

QQI 5N2428 (Optional)

This is an optional but important module to consider when completing the full QQI 5M2468 Business Admin Major Award.  If you are considering working in a Medical/Pharmaceutical admin office.  Medical Terminology is crucial to your understanding of all documentation, spelling, pronunciation and again, much more is expected in this role today. 

Payroll (Manual and Computerised) QQI 5N1546 (Optional)

This module has to be completed in order to gain the full QQI 5M2468 Business Admin Major Award.  An ideal module for gaining the skills and knowledge for today's Payroll systems.  Using up-to-date licensed Sage Micropay software under the excellent tuition of our Tutors who have years of experience in a payroll environment.  We also offer a Level 6 Payroll module 6N4005. 

Reception and Frontline Office Skills QQI 5N1407 (Optional)

This is an optional but important module to consider when completing the full QQI 5M2468 Business Admin Major Award.  If you think today's Front Office Person's role is just answering the phone and greeting people, you are going to be very surprised because the role has definitely changed, and much more is expected in this role.
 

Research and Study Skills

QQI 5N3113 (Optional)

If you are thinking of progressing to our Level 6 'Advanced Business Executive Programme for Office Managers' or going to College, this module will have you streets-ahead in your first year and gain up to date knowledge and skills that will successfully see you right through your college experience.  

Spreadsheet Methods

QQI 5N1977 (Optional)

This  is also an optional module on the QQI Business Admin Major Award, however, good Spreadsheet (Excel) skills and knowledge are essential for any office environment.  It is one of our most popular modules because employers need to use this software.  We also offer a Level 6 Spreadsheets Advanced module 6N4089.

Text Production

QQI 5N1422 (Optional)

This is also an optional module on the QQI Business Admin Major Award, however, good Text Production (Word) skills and knowledge are essential for any office environment.  It is one of our most popular modules because it also includes keyboard/typing skills. 

Word Processing

QQI 5N1358 

This is a mandatory module on the QQI Business Admin Major Award, however, good Word Processing (Word) skills and knowledge are essential for any office environment.  We also offer a Level 6 Spreadsheets Advanced module 6N4089.

Work Experience

QQI 5N1356 (Optional)

This is also a mandatory module on the QQI Business Admin Major Award. This module enables you to study and work in the work environment you have chosen.  We also offer a Level 6 Work Experience  Advanced module.

Spreadsheet Methods

QQI 5N1977 (Optional)

This  is also an optional module on the QQI Business Admin Major Award, however, good Spreadsheet (Excel) skills and knowledge are essential for any office environment.  It is one of our most popular modules because employers need to use this software.  We also offer a Level 6 Spreadsheets Advanced module 6N4089.

Combined Course: 3  or more certified modules

Lir Business Administration and IT Skills

Combined Course: 3  or more certified modules

Lir Information  Administration and IT Skills

Combined Course: 3 or more certified modules

Lir Bookkeeping, Payroll and Spreadsheet Skills

Combined Course: 3 or more certified modules

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