Level 5

RefCourse titleTypeFT/PTHubElectives
5M1997 Executive Secretary FTBusiness & Administration
5M0828 Social Media and Digital Marketing FTBusiness & Administration
5M2468 Business and Payroll Administration FTBusiness & Administration
5M1997 Financial Services and Insurance FTBusiness & Administration
5M1997 Digital Office Technologies FTBusiness & Administration
5M1997 Legal Secretary Administrator FTBusiness & Administration
5M1997 Medical Secretary FTBusiness & Administration
5M1997

Executive Secretary

Full time
5M1997

Medical Secretary

Full time

These courses lead to Office Administration QQI Level 5 5M1997, eBusiness QQI level 5 5M0828 or Business Administration 5M2468.  These courses provide students with a broad and balanced programme while allowing for individualisation through a selection of elective modules.

The courses lead to employment in areas as diverse as executive secretary/personal assistant, medical or legal settings, digital office and marketing areas, financial services and small innovation SMEs. The Hub programmes offer varied opportunities and will give students the IT and administrative skills required to build a career in these exciting professions.

Core Modules
  • Computer Applications
  • Information & Administration
  • Audio/Text Production
  • Spreadsheets
  • Word Processing
  • Work Experience
Elective Modules
  • Medical Terminology/Helix Practice Manager
  • Legal Practice and Procedures
  • Digital Marketing / Social Media
  • eBusiness Studies
  • The Internet
  • Book-keeping – Sage and TasBooks
  • Payroll – Sage Micropay
  • Insurance & Banking Studies
  • Insurance Services

Modules offered may be subject to change due to resource demands.

Level 6

RefCourse titleTypeFT/PTHubElectives
6M5013 Advanced Business and Office Administration FTBusiness & Administration

This course lead to Office Administration QQI Level 6 6M5013, Certificate in Administration. This course provides students with a challenging and rewarding programme while offering the opportunity to expand the knowledge, skills and understanding of the business, computing and Financial environments.

The courses lead to employment in areas as administration supervision in a variety of business settings.

Core Modules
  • Computer Applications
  • Information & Administration
  • Spreadsheets
  • Word Processing
  • Work Experience
  • Payroll – Sage Micropay
  • Team Leadership
Elective Modules
  • Book-keeping (Sage Accounts)
  • Audio/Text Production

Modules offered may be subject to change due to resource demands.


Business & Administration Hub General Information

Employment and Career Opportunities Examples

  • Legal Secretary
  • Medical Secretary
  • Professional Executive Assistant
  • Banking or Insurance administrator
  • Administrator in Social Media sector
  • Book keeping and Payroll Administration
  • Professional administrator in any office business

Progression Examples

Graduates who achieve the required standard may progress to further studies including in this college or to Institutes of Technology and Universities.  Examples of progression courses include:

  • DIT, DT315 Business Studies
  • IT Tallaght, TA111 Accounting and Finance
  • IADT, DL823 Business Studies – Entrepreneurship and Management