Ordinary Bachelor Degree
Programme Code: DK_BBSTY_7
Mode of Delivery:Full Time, Part Time, Modular, Distance Education - DKIT, Full Time Blended-Learning, On-line, Part Time Blended-Learning
No. of Semesters:6
NFQ Level:7
Programme Credits:180
Language of Instruction:English
Department:Business Studies

Programme Outcomes

On successful completion of this programme the learner should be able to :

PO1Knowledge - Breadth
PO2Knowledge - Kind
PO3Skill - Range
 (a)Demonstrate specialised technical, creative or conceptual skills and tools across an area of study.
 (b)Demonstrate an ability to communicate to both peers and supervisors, on technical matters in the particular sub-field of business.  Demonstrate the techniques, skills and knowledge for training in the particular sub-field of business.  Demonstrate from the knowledge the specialist technical know-how, relevant to the particular sub-field of business.
PO4Skill - Selectivity
 (a)Exercise appropriate judgement in planning, design, technical and/or supervisory functions related to products, services, operations or processes  Awareness of planning, design and innovation issues.  Awareness of the issues related to the non-structured business scenarios.
PO5Competence - Context
 (a)Utilise diagnostic and creative skills in a range of functions in a wide variety of contexts  Ability to supervise specific work tasks.  Ability to analyse, interpret and manipulate data in pursuit of solutions to specific business problems.
PO6Competence - Role
 (a)Accept accountability for determining and achieving personal and/or group outcomes; take significant or supervisory responsibility for the work of others in defined areas of work  Ability to take direction, accept criticism and use feedback to enhance own performance and that of others.  Capacity to participate constructively, (contribute and collaborate), in a non-structured team environment, across the core business area.  Self-directed in terms of time, motivation and planning; and self-aware to be open and sensitive to others.
PO7Competence - Learning to Learn
 (a)Take initiative to identify and address learning needs and interact effectively in a learning group  Ability to integrate knowledge and work-life experiences.  Ability for autonomous, independent learning.  Identify learning needs and develop learning competencies through case study, discussion groups and/or problem based learning.
PO8Competence - Insight
 (a)Express an internalised, personal world view, manifesting solidarity with others  Appreciation of social, community and ethical issues in a business context.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
COMP B7006 Image Editing and Design
COMP B7007 Technology and Office Applications 1
BUSS B7Z04 Creativity for Innovation
Module Code Module Title
TOUR B7004 Introduction to the Global Tourism Industry
BUSS B7031 Intercultural Studies (Irish Society)
SPAN B7Z01 Spanish 1
FREN C8Z01 French 1
ENGL C8Z01 English 1

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
COMP B7008 Technology and Office Applications 2
Module Code Module Title
CULT B7Z04 Intercultural Studies (Europe)
PREL B8014 PR Theory
TOUR B7001 The Geography of Travel and Tourism
SPAN B7Z02 Spanish 2
ENGL C8Z03 English 2
FREN C8Z03 French 2

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
PRPF H7006 Life Skills for the Resilient Graduate
BUSS B7015 Management Studies
BUSS B7016 Cloud-based Collaboration
Module Code Module Title
MGMT P7Z04 Tourism Operations Management
CULT B7Z05 Intercultural Studies (America)
CHIN B7003 Chinese 3
SPAN B7Z03 Spanish 3
ENGL C8Z05 English 3
FREN C8Z05 French 3

Stage 2 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
BUSS B7018 Fundamentals and Principles of Law
COMP B7009 Web Development
ECON B7002 Economics
COMP B7010 Applied Business Programming 1
Module Code Module Title
TOUR B7Z03 Business Tourism
CULT B7Z06 Intercultural Studies (Middle East and Africa)
PREL B8015 PR Writing
SPAN B7Z04 Spanish 4
CHIN B7004 Chinese 4
ENGL C8Z07 English 4
FREN C8Z07 French 4

Stage 3 / Semester 1

Group Elective 1
Module Code Module Title
LAW B7006 Legal Compliance and Accountability
BUSS B7008 Business Information Systems
BUSS H7003 Human Resources
FNCE B7Z02 Financial Management
BUSS B7024 Applied Business Programming 2
Module Code Module Title
BUSS B7027 Commercial Media Publishing
SPAN B7Z05 Spanish 5
CHIN B7005 Chinese 5
ENGL B7Z19 English 5
FREN H3040 French 5
TOUR H7003 Contemporary Issues in Tourism

Stage 3 / Semester 2

Group Elective 1
Module Code Module Title
PLCE B8007 Work Placement*