Every course is taught by an experienced academic tutor and is structured to ensure your academic success. Once completed this course allow you entrance to the 2nd year of many Bachelor’s degree courses.
Students will study 6 Compulsory and 2 Optional subjects over the course duration. Each subject will be examined externally. Exams take place in June and December.
Marketing Policy, Planning and Communication
The Business Environment
Managing the Customer Relationship
Principles of Marketing
Marketing Information Systems
Optional Units (choose two units)
Principles of Business Law
Quantitative Methods for Business Management
Economics for Business
Any ABE Level 4 Diploma or equivalent OR “A” Level (or Any Level 3 qualification) or international equivalent
PLUS a Competent in English qualification (IELTS 5.0 minimum)
The ABE Higher Diploma is a prestigious qualification as it is recognised by major corporations, colleges and universities worldwide.
Entry to managerial positions
Direct entry to the second year of a business-related undergraduate programme at UK universities and 75 universities worldwide
ABE Higher Diploma students can progress directly to ABE Graduate Diploma and then onto the ABE Postgraduate Diploma which is a fast track to a Masters Degree / MBA
Provides exam exemption from professional bodies, including ACCA, CIMA and BCS
Hours per week: 15+ hours
Assignments: Each module 6 hours
Background Reading: 2 hour average per week
Course Starts: October 2012, February 2013
Course Fees: International – €4,000/ International Living in Ireland – €3,000/ EU and Non-Visa Countries – €3,000