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QQI PLC in Business Studies


This is a PLC course that prepares students for both employment and college opportunities in a business environment.

Open for registration every September.
Successful completion of the course may help students gain entry to an Institute of Technology in a related area of study.

Course Content

Payroll, Manual & Computerised (Coll Soft)

Accounting, Manual & Computerised (Sage Line50)

Business Administration

Internet & E-mail

Spread sheet Methods

Word Processing


Work Experience

Entry Requirements

•    Leaving Certificate or equivalent.
•    Mature applicants are also welcome.
•    Suitable candidates will be required to show an aptitude for this course

Career Opportunities

The course prepares school-leavers for employment opportunities in a business environment.

Work Experience

Work experience and project work are integral parts of the course. Two weeks of work experience, will take place prior to the Easter break.


Students who complete the course successfully qualify for:
•    QQI Level 5 Award in Business Studies - 5M2102
•    College Certificate



Glenamaddy Community School, Church Street, Glenamaddy, Via Castlerea, Co. Roscommon, F45KF50


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