• Code:JB
  • Certification QQI Level 5 Award in e-Business
  • Duration One Year


Digital Marketing & Entrepreneurship is an exciting and rapidly growing field of  study. This QQI level 5 Certificate aims to provide students with knowledge of the  fundamental theories, concepts and methods of digital marketing and eBusiness.  The programme will teach students how to use digital media tools and how to  plan and manage a digital marketing campaign successfully. It will also provide  them with a wide range of business subjects from Finance to Start your Own  Business. Students must complete a work placement which provides an excellent  opportunity to develop links with the industry and apply the practical knowledge  gained on the course throughout the year.

Programme of Study

  • E-Business Studies
  • The Internet
  • Web Authoring
  • Customer Service
  • Work Experience
  • Digital Marketing
  • Start your own Business
  • Accounting Manual & Computerised
  • Word Processing
  • Information and Communication  Systems

Modules subject to change

Entry Requirements

  • Leaving Certificate (minimum of five  06/H7’s or combination of five 06/  H7’s) or its equivalent. Extenuating  circumstances may be considered
  • Leaving Certificate Applied with a merit  profile
  • Full QQI Level 4 Award with a merit  profile
  • Mature Applicants - experience  will be considered in lieu of formal  qualifications

Places are offered following a successful interview

Career Opportunities

  • Employment within the Business, Finance, Administration and Marketing sectors.
  • Progression to QQI (FETAC) Level 6 course in Management at BIFE.
  • Progression to 3rd level courses through the Higher Education Links  Scheme (HELS).
Higher Education Progression*

Examples of potential courses include:

  • BIFE:

QQI Level 6 course in Management  (6M4587)

Progression to various third level Courses  including courses at DIT, IADT, IT Tallaght  Institute of Technology Waterford (WIT) and  Carlow Institute of Technology may also be  available.

Course Co-Ordinator

Sarah King

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