Retail Management & Business Studies

The Retail Management & Business Studies course aims to provide students with the skills to work in a junior management position in a retail organisation. The course provides students with an understanding and awareness of the activities, departments and functions within the retail sector.  Students learn selling and customer service skills.  They also learn about the importance of digital marketing within the sector.

Course modules

Retail selling
Applied Economics
Marketing Practice
Accounting - Manual and Computerised
Business law
Spreadsheet Methods
Digital Marketing
Work experience

How do I get in?

Leaving Certificate or previous work experience plus an interview

How long is the course?

The Retail Management & Business Studies course runs one year full time from September to May.

What do I get out of it?

FETAC Level 5 Certificate in Business Studies 5M2012

Where can I go from here?

Students may obtain employment in retail organisations or start their own retail business.
Alternatively, students may wish to proceed to further education at Level 6 in Pearse College or access programmes through the CAO.

Key facts

Students may obtain internships in retail organisation with a possibility of future employment.

How do I apply?

Please click here and fill in our application form. We will be in touch with you shortly regarding an interview time and date.