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BA (Hons) in Business (Blended)

Griffith College, Ireland


Next enrollment cycle

February 2024

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First Year Course Fee

USD 14,280

Course Accredited By


  • 3 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 8% scholarship

Campus: Dublin Main Campus.

The BA (Hons) in Business (Blended) is delivered primarily online, with supporting campus classes one Saturday a month. 


Upon completion, learners will fully appreciate the vital business roles played by finance, digital technology, sales, consumer behaviour, entrepreneurship, marketing, human resource management, and information technology. This broad introduction to many business functions can lead to a diverse range of career opportunities.

  • This course is validated by QQI at level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications. The purpose of the course is to give students the business skills that are in demand by companies in a complex and dynamic environment.
  • Students will learn about the ever-changing business environment and how it is influenced by political, legal, economic, social and technological factors on both a national and international scale.
  • Students will learn to recognise the key characteristics governing a particular company and then identify the factors that are critical to its success in preparation for the business world.
  • Students will be encouraged to flex their creativity and entrepreneurial spirit through challenging and dynamic classes.
  • Students will fully appreciate the effects of digital technologies in modern business and how best to navigate this environment.
  • You will be invited to work on business problems with real-life clients.
  • Students will create a real-life business plan and pitch in a dragons den style environment
  • You will receive lecturing from vastly experienced professionals from a wide range of industries.
  • Students will experience group work within a diverse student body, making them ready for the needs of multinational employers
  • Students will secure their degree while maintaining their busy or unpredictable schedules or who may have trouble commuting to the campus

Enrollment Cycles

  • February 2024
  • September 2024

Entry Requirements

  • Leaving Certificate
  • 2 H5 and 4 O6/H7 grades, to include a language (English, Irish or another language) and Maths.
  • QQI Level 5 Award
  • A minimum Full QQI Level 5 Award with 3 Distinctions and a Pass or higher in all other remaining subjects.

English Language

  • If English is not your native language, you must show that your English level is of a suitable standard. For further information please contact a member of the Admissions Team.
  • In response to the worldwide closure of English Language Test Centres arising from the Covid-19 pandemic, Griffith College is now accepting the online Duolingo English Test (DET) as valid proof of English proficiency. This is a temporary measure for our intakes up to and including February 2022.

Year 1

  • Introduction to Management Accounting
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Technologies for Business
  • Business Management
  • Optimising Your Potential in Higher Education
  • Business Maths and Statistics
  • Marketing Fundamentals
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Financial Accounting

Year 2

  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Managing Organisational Behaviour
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Business Law and Ethics
  • Human Resource Management
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Digital Communications and Customer Engagement
  • Business Systems Analysis

Year 3 - Mandatory Modules

  • Business Plan
  • Financial Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Global Business Environments

Year 3 - Elective Modules

  • Global Marketing
  • Consumer Behaviour in a Digital Era
  • Selling, Negotiating and Sales Management
  • 21st Century Branding and Marketing Communications
  • Digital Disruption in Business
  • Project Management
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • International HRM
  • Employee Relations
  • Talent Development
  • Managing and Rewarding Performance
  • Financial Data Analysis
  • Audit and Assurance
  • Corporate Governance and Professional Ethics

General Fee Information  

  • An Academic Administration Fee of EUR250.00 and a 2% Learner Protection Charge is applicable each academic year in addition to the fees quoted below. The fees below relate to Year 1 fees only.
  • EUR 3,900.00

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