The Business Management course provides a well-integrated and applied knowledge of the major aspects of business, and the ability to relate these to practical issues of Management. This course combines theory and practical to give students a solid foundation and critical understanding of the cutting edge skills expected of modern business management.

Students will explore the role of management within an organisation focusing on planning, motivating, organising, monitoring, review and control.  They will also examine the difference between management and leadership and motivation, and the effects of different types of leadership styles on both the individual and groups.  In addition students will focus on the role of HR, covering the areas of development, appraisal, performance and conflict.

In addition learners will be given the opportunity to enhance their competence in all forms of communication and appreciate the need for ongoing professional development.

Qualifications Gained

  • Portobello Institute Certificate in Business Management
  • QQI Level 6 Minor Award in Business Management (6N4310)

Entry Requirement

Entry to this course is by direct application to the college. There are no previous academic requirements.

Class Sizes

We are committed to ensuring you gain the most, academically and personally, during your study time with Portobello.  To facilitate this, we limit our class sizes to a maximum of 14 students on part-time programmes. With these uniquely small classes, we create the environment for you get to know everyone in your group, you can then feel comfortable and confident to ask questions and our tutors have the time to attend to the needs of each and every student. Many of our students tell us of the lifelong friendships they have made during their study time with Portobello.

Course Structure

This part time course is delivered one evening a week

Course Content Modules

  1. The Business Environment
  2. The Management Process
  3. Management Skills
  4. Human Behaviour and Human Resource Management

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