- Applicants should have Leaving Certificate standard or equivalent
- Mature Applicants welcome.
- All applicants whose first language is not English will be tested at entry
- Use of a computer / laptop and Wi-Fi is desirable
- Web Authoring
- The Internet
- Public Relations
- eBusiness Studies
- Digital Marketing
- Entrepreneurial Skills
- Work Experience / Personal and Professional Development
- Maths (Optional)
- European Language (Optional)
On successful completion of a QQI Level 5 course students have the opportunity to progress within Rathmines College to:
QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Business 6M4985;
QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Business – Legal 6M4985;
Our Professional Accounting Department where they may choose from a range of ACCA and ATI Professional Accounting courses.
Students who achieve the required results in their Level 6 award will have the opportunity to apply for advanced entry to a number of Higher Education colleges including TU Dublin and NCI
QQI Level 5 award holders may also apply to a wide variety of Higher Education colleges through the CAO system. See the CAO website and the websites of the relevant higher education institutions for more information. Please note that some higher education courses have specific results and subjects requirements.
Work experience is an essential part of all our programmes. The College assists students in finding suitable work placements and monitors and assesses their performance in the work place.
This course will teach students the fundamental skills of working with social media or public relations. Students can set up their own social media blog or decide to progress into a marketing or public relations department. The course will be underpinned by very practical applications to include web design, marketing as well as entrepreneurial skills.