Business Management Level 6

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Business Management Level 6

Business Management Level 6

Business Management Level 6

Course Code: 6M4985

QQI Level 6

Course Details

Award Title QQI Level Status
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Course Outline

The FETAC Level 6 Business Management course will provide students with the opportunity to gain the appropriate knowledge and a skill base in the disciplines of Business and Information Technology.


GCC Registration Fee of €250 applies to all learners.
€200 Government Levy Fee applies to all learners except:

  • Those in receipt of Back to Education Allowance.
  • Medical Card Holders (valid at time of Registration).
  • Those in receipt of a SUSI Grant.
  • Those on a VTOS scheme.

An exam free of €50 for QQI Level 5 and €80 for QQI Level 6 applies to all learners except

  • Those in receipt of Back to Education Allowance.
  • Medical Card Holders (valid at time of Registration).

Non EU Students are subject to an International Fee.

We advise non-EU citizens living outside Ireland to contact the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service on to ensure the course you are considering applying for is eligible for a student visa. Non-EU citizens living in Ireland are welcome to apply and require a PPS number (Personal Public Service Number). Non-EU citizens are required to pay a tuition fee set by the Irish government which is currently €3653. Some exemptions apply, for further information, please contact .

Work Experience

Special Features

Students will further develop their knowledge of software packages such as Microsoft Office,TAS Books Accounting and Dreamweaver under expert tuition and guidance.

Students who successfully complete this course can apply to go directly into the second year of a Business/IT course in GMIT.

Because of the multi faceted nature of the course students could seek employment on a part or full time basis in the local community - the college has developed many links with local businesses that are keen to help develop the Business and Computing Industry in Galway City and County.

Entry Requirements

Suitable candidates must have obtained a relevant FETAC Level 5 Award or equivalent to be eligible for this course.

Please Note

Galway Community College reserves the right to make changes to any course, to limit the number of places available or to withdraw a course. No part of this information shall be deemed to form a contract between the college and a student or a third party.

Course Modules

Learn how to produce and maintain accurate bookkeeping records for a range of organisations, using manual and computerised systems.
This module aims to provide learners with knowledge and understanding of the role and function of management in the business environment, in addition to developing effective management skills.
This module gives the learner the skills and competence to work as an effective leader and member of a team, focusing on leadership, management, teamwork and communication skills.
The purpose of this module is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to establish, develop and maintain an interactive Web site, working independently and with others.
Become proficient in HTML5 CSS and Javascript (ES8). Gain an introduction to server side scripting such as PHP while working with popular frameworks such as Wordpress, Bootstrap and Angular.
This programme module aims to provide the learner with a comprehensive range of skills with detailed theoretical understanding of a general supervisory nature of the work placement in a specific vocational area.

Progression Routes

Please see here for a list of CAO courses for this FETAC Business Award 6M4985
From generating points for the CAO application system via a FETAC award, to local agreements with Higher Education Institutes, students can progress to specified courses in a range of areas.

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