QQI LEVEL 8 | Duration: 16 days per year for 4 years

Bachelor of Business in Retail Management Practice (Honours Degree)

Developed and delivered by Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT) in collaboration with Retail Ireland Skillnet.

The Level 8 Honours Degree Programme is delivered over one academic year and enables learners to develop advanced core competencies and skills in retail management by building on learning and business knowledge already gained at Ordinary Level. This add-on programme has been developed in conjunction with many of Ireland’s leading retail organisations and is based on national and international best practice in retail education.

A particular strength of this programme is guest presentations by retail experts during each module. The integration of practitioner and consultant materials informs and reinforces the academic modules.

National Framework Level: QQI Level 8
Duration: 16 days class based in year 4
Location: Dublin
Price: €1500 per year

Course Dates & Payments

The programme is delivered 2 days per month (usually a Tuesday and Wednesday, 10am-4.30pm) between September and May (no class in December and January).

If your application has been successful, you can make a payment below at no fixed amount. (Minimum €250).

  1. Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility (10 credits)
  2. Digital Marketing (10 credits)
  3. E-Commerce (10 credits)
  4. Leadership and Managing Change (10 credits)
  5. Retail Selling Skills (10 credits)
  6. Strategic Management (10 credits)

16 days of classroom learning per year for 4 years.

In each academic year, learners will typically attend class for one 2-day block per month (excluding December and January) with time allocated for work based projects/assessments to be completed between set class dates.

€1500 per year

Learners who successfully complete the Level 7 of Business in Retail Management Practice will have the opportunity to enrol on the Level 8 Honours Degree Programme.

The Level 8 Honours Degree Programme is delivered over one academic year and enables learners to develop advanced core competencies and skills in retail management by building on learning and business knowledge already gained at Bachelor of Business Level. 

Duation: 16 days of classroom learning per year for 4 years

Location: Dublin

National Framework Level: QQI Level 8

Degree Application Form

For more information contact the Retail Ireland Skillnet team directly at Tel: 074 9176853 or Email: info@retailirelandskillnet.com

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