QQI Level 5 Certificate in Business Administration (5M2468)
1 Year – Sept to May


Dundrum College of Further Education proudly introduces our Business with English Language Studies course, a unique programme designed to bridge the gap between English language proficiency and business acumen. This course is perfect for non-native English speakers aiming to thrive in global business environments or pursue further education in business-related fields.

Course Overview:

Our course offers an innovative blend of English language studies focused on business applications and fundamental business principles. It’s structured to empower students with intermediate English proficiency to excel in international business settings and further academic pursuits. Whether you’re aiming to jumpstart your career in business, enhance your language skills, or prepare for higher education, our programme offers the tools you need for success.

Programme of Study

Elective Modules

  • English as Second Language

Core Modules

  • Business Administration
  • Communications
  • Spreadsheet Methods
  • Word Processing
  • Accounting Manual & Computerised
  • Information & Administration
  • Personal & Professional Development
Modules offered may be subject to change due to resource demands.

Why Choose This Course?

  • Tailored Learning: Designed specifically for those with an intermediate level of English, focusing on improving business-related language skills.
  • Career and Academic Progression: Equips students for immediate employment or further studies in business disciplines.
  • Expert Instruction: Delivered by experienced, Teaching Council registered teachers with specialisations in CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Learning) and TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language).
  • Comprehensive Support: Students benefit from guidance counselling, learning supports, and work placement assistance to ensure a well-rounded educational experience.

Entry Requirements:

Applicants must demonstrate at least a lower-intermediate standard of English. Assessments will be conducted to ensure suitability, with a referral mechanism to Adult Education where necessary.

Career Pathways:

Graduates are well-prepared for roles in international trade, customer service, and administration, boasting a unique combination of language proficiency and business knowledge. Additionally, the course lays a strong foundation for further studies in business.

Apply Now:

Join us at Dundrum College of Further Education to unlock your potential in the global business landscape.