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Business Studies

Department Members

  • Andrea Reilly 

  • Karen McQuillan

  • John Newman

  • Sandra Norman

  • Ronan Baxter

  • Evelyn Kelly

  • Orla Maguire

  • Sean Johnston

Why Study Business?

Business Studies provides the academic knowledge and skills to pursue global career opportunities and helps the student develop a broad understanding of life skills such as finance and human resources.

What kind of Student would Business suit?

Numeracy, communication, financial wellbeing, leadership, organisation skills, teamwork skills, planning

Subject Group: Business

These subjects teach the skills and knowledge needed to understand how business works. 

Career Sectors

This subject builds skills and knowledge that are particularly useful for careers in the following Career Sectors: 

  • Accountants

  • Banking

  • Management roles

  • Finance

  • Legal

  • Human Resources

  • Teaching

  • Insurance

  • Entrepreneur 

Subject Information 

Business Studies focuses on improving students' understanding of the business environment and on developing skills for life, work and further study through the three inter-connected strands: Personal Finance , Enterprise and Our Economy.