Award in Business Management (6N4310)

QQI Minor Award Level 6 - Further Education & Training

The course is designed to enable the learner to gain an in depth understanding of the role and function of management in the business environment, and to develop effective management skills. 

Course Duration

  • 11 weeks

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements however learners should preferably have a good working knowledge of English, have a leaving certificate or equivalent qualification and / or relevant life and work experiences.

Programme Content

  • The Internal Organisation
  • Types of business
  • Organisational Structure
  • The External Organisation
  • Managing People
  • Human Resource Management & Leadership
  • Conflict Resolution & Conflict Management
  • Human Resources and Recruitment & Selection
  • Performance Management
  • Change Management
  • Communication & Engagement
  • Project Management 


All assessments are carried out in accordance with QQI regulations.
      Assignments(2):   40%
      Project:                60%


A QQI Certificate of Achievement will be issued following validation of results by QQI and the appropriate credit under the National Framework of Qualifications will be awarded to the candidate. 

National Framework of Qualifications: 6N4310, Level 6 component award (15 credits)

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