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Business with Tourism

Business with Tourism

Course No 140


One Year Full Time Course


QQI Level 5 Business Administration 5M2468

Entry Requirements

Leaving Certificate or Leaving Cert Applied standard of education or Prior work experience. We will consider mature students with a variety of experiences.

Work Placement

Students will complete work experience in a variety of  office environments, travel agencies, hotels, or in any business where administration and customer service skills are required.

Course Aims

The aim of this course is to prepare students to work in office administration, in all business environments, such as Banking, Insurance, Technology, Hotels and the growing Tourism Industry.  As this course includes modules in tourism and customer service, outings to major tourist attractions will be an intrinsic part of the course.




Course Content Overview (or Year One)

Modules may include the following and are subject to change


Business Administration

Reception & Front Office
Tourism Principles Event Production
Work Experience Customer Service
Word Processing Book-Keeping


Future Prospects

On successful completion of this course students can find work in Banking, Insurance Companies, Hotels, Tourist Attractions, Travel Agencies, Event Production companies, or in any administrative  role in a variety of business environments. 

Graduates of this course may also progress to third level Universities and Institutes of Technology. Marino College has a direct link for access to all degrees programmes in the National College of Ireland. Feedback from students who have progressed to NCI have found that the modules studied at Marino College have played a vital role in preparing them in their studies for a Business Degree.  Some students have also progressed to DIT to study degrees in business, tourism and hospitality.