Computers & Business Applications

(Level 5)


QQI Information Processing Level 5, Code 5M2067


The Computers & Business Applications course is designed for students who are interested in pursuing a career in the growing field of Information Technology and Computer Services within the wider business community.

The course covers the areas of Computer Applications, Internet, Customer Service and Digital Marketing in order to equip the student fully with the necessary skills, both theory and practical for their future career.


Code Title
5N0783 Database Methods
5N1977 Spreadsheet Methods
5N1952 Information and Communications systems
5N0690 Communications
5N1356 Work Experience
5N1611 The Internet
5N1358 Word Processing
5N0972 Customer Service
5N1364 Digital Marketing
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Computers & Business Applications L5


Fee Exemptions may apply ⇒
Materials €70
QQI Fee €50
Student Services €250
Gov PLC Fee €200
TOTAL €570

Contact Details

Tel: 021 4255500

Entry Requirements

Leaving Certificate (LC Established, LCVP or LCA) or equivalent

For mature applicants appropriate experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications.


One-year full time.

Work Placement/Experience

Participants will be required to undertake 10 days of work placement in a relevant location. The College will assist participants in identifying suitable placements.

Education Progression Opportunities

UCC: CK10; CK105; CK107; CK108; CK109; CK113; CK118; CK210; CK213; CK214; CK301; CK307.

CIT: CR016; CR021; CR022; CR150; CR400; CR420.

LIT: LC221; LC222; LC223; LC224; LC225; LC226.

WIT: WD151; WD153; WD155; WD003; WD159; WD200.


We advise you to consult the CAO website – and to confirm specific entry requirements for Higher Education Institutions


Career Opportunities

Careers in Office Administration, Information Technology and Computer Services. This course equips the student with the skills to work in all aspects of a fully computerised office.