POST LEAVING CERTIFICATE COURSES AT ST TIERNAN'S COLLEGE OF FURTHER STUDIES
Office Administration with Reception Skills
FRONT OFFICE and RECEPTION - Certified by FETAC at Level 5 Description This is a full-time course, delivered over one academic year. Students' work is assessed by means of written and oral coursework, practical skills tests and examinations. Work Experience forms an important part of the course.
Aims The course aims to provide students with the interpersonal, communication and technical skills required for frontline contact with clients, customers and suppliers.
Entry Requirements Normal requirement is Leaving Certificate, with a minimum of 5 passes, or Leaving Certificate Applied.
Mature students without formal qualifications may apply.
Course Content Mandatory Communications Work Experience Text Production Information & Administration Word Processing
Elective - from Spreadsheets Database Reception Accounting Desktop Publishing Book-keeping Manual & Computerised Text Production
Certification · FETAC Level 5 Award · Commercial Examining Board of Ireland
Career Opportunities Graduates work in a variety of Business Administration, Reception and Customer Services and Support in a variety of organisations, which include Hotel, Travel and Tourism, and related areas.
Further Education Links Graduates may progress to Certificate, Diploma and Degree Courses in Business Studies, Front Office & Tourism Management, Public Relations, Travel & Tourism and Office Information Systems. See the CAO website website www.cao.ie for a full list of linked courses