Higher Diploma in Business in International Financial Services

Institute of Technology, Carlow (CW-BRIFS-W)
Key Programme Details
Award

Higher Diploma

NFQ Level

8 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Classroom - Evening

Mode

Part-Time

ECTS Credits

60

Skills Area

Financial Services

General Information
Contact

Olivia Harvey

Email

springboard@itcarlow.ie

Phone

0599175280

Address

Faculty for Lifelong Learning
Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow

Role

Springboard Administrator

Important Dates
Application Deadline

15/09/2017

Start Date

11/09/2017

About this Course

This Higher Diploma in International Financial Services is designed to provide participants with specific knowledge of fund administration, project management, data analysis and reporting within the financial sector.

Objectives

On completion of this programme, students will have knowledge and understanding of the international financial services industry and this programme will also further develop their intellectual and practical skills via the analysis and evaluation of funds administration, project management, data analytics and compliance.

Entry Requirements

Course participants are required to hold an NFQ Level 7 or Level 8 major award. In accordance with RPL policy and procedure applicants without a Level 7 or 8 qualification in business will be afforded an opportunity to submit an application in line with IT Carlow’s RPL Policy. All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.

Long Description

This Higher Diploma in International Financial Services is designed to provide participants with specific knowledge of fund administration, project management, data analysis and reporting within the financial sector. It will give participants the tools they need to understand the fundamentals of this International industry and the various roles that offer employment within it. This programme is designed to appeal to those who are looking to re-skill or up-skill to gain employment in the International Financial Services Sector. The applied nature of this programme is reflected in the combination of project management and data analysis alongside accounting and administration modules which focus on developing the student’s knowledge of the International Financial Services Sector, fund management and all the regulatory requirements nationally, at EU level and at international levels.

Why Choose This Course

This programme is designed to appeal to those who are looking to re-skill or up-skill to gain employment in the International Financial Services Sector.

Timetable Info

2 nights per week, 7:00 -10:00pm with some Saturdays throughout the year.

Delivery Location

Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow

Delivery Notes

In class.

Admissions Contact Details
Instructor

Olivia Harvey

Address

Faculty for Lifelong Learning
Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Rd
Carlow

Phone

0599175280

Email

springboard@itcarlow.ie

Application Procedures

Apply online at www.springboardcourses.ie