Leaving Certificate Business Studies can be studied as a one or two year programme, either as a full-time day school student or as an external student as an ‘extra subject’.
One night per week, two-hour class, commencing early September 2017 for 30 weeks.
Subject Group: Business
Business provides students with a learning foundation for a wide range of careers in business, marketing, law, enterprise and management. Leaving Certificate Business develops students’ critical thinking, creative and organisational skills while improving literacy and numeracy skills.
Philip Curry B. Comm. (Honours), HDip in Education, NUIG
Subjects: Accounting, Business Studies, Economics.
Philip has more than 20 years’ teaching experience and has worked for the State Exams Commission as a Leaving Certificate Examiner. He is a published author of a Leaving Certificate textbook and is also a contributor to the publication ‘Business Studies Monthly’.
The course consists of the study of a variety of aspects of Business under the following headings:
The examination at higher level is three hours duration. It includes short questions, applied Business questions and long questions. The ordinary level paper is 2.5 hours long and includes short and long questions.
To discuss whether Business would be a good choice for your Leaving Certificate call 01 490 4050 and talk to one of our subject experts.
Data Source: Department of Education and Science and www.education.ie – data correct as of 27/7/2015