• Code:JT
  • Certification: QQI Level 5 Award in Business Studies (5M2102)
  • Duration: One Year


The Digital Marketing and Entrepreneurship course is a comprehensive program designed to empower participants with the skills, knowledge, and strategic acumen required to thrive in the dynamic landscape of digital business. This course combines the essential elements of digital marketing with a deep dive into the principles and practices of entrepreneurship, offering a holistic learning experience that prepares individuals for success in the rapidly evolving digital economy.

As we navigate the dynamic digital landscape, adaptability is key. This course instils a mindset that goes beyond the acquisition of technical skills; it fosters a deep-rooted adaptability, ensuring that participants are not merely observers but active contributors to the ongoing evolution of the digital economy

Programme of Study
  • Customer Service
  • Digital Marketing
  • Work Experience
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Bookkeeping Manual and Computerised
  • Financial Services
  • Ecommerce
  • Communications
  • Social Media for Entrepreneurs
  • Teamworking

Components subject to change

Entry Requirements
  • Leaving Certificate or 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 successful interview

Career Opportunities
  • Business
  • Finance
  • Administration
  • Marketing
Higher Education Progression*


  • QQI Level 6 In Management (6M4587)


  • Business Studies International (DC110)

TUD Technological University Dublin (City Campus):

  • Business Studies (DT315)
  • International Hospitality Management (DT401)
  • Accounting & Finance (TA121)
  • Management (TA122)
  • Marketing (TA123)

Maynooth University:

  • Arts Degree (Multiple Options)

Progression to 2nd year of various third level Courses including courses at TUD, IADT and SETU may also be available to JC Graduates. Places are allocated subject to availability and results at QQI Level 6.

*Places are not guaranteed in these institutes and are subject to students meeting certain criteria. Please consult the individual college websites for more information on application. Information available also at www.cao.ie

Course Co-Ordinator

Larry Coyle

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